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Elizabeth Padillo Olesen


Biography of Elizabeth Padillo Olesen

A Filipino born woman, lives in Denmark, wrestles with the Danish language; attempts to preserve her mother tongue- Cebuano, writes prose and poetry in English. Wife, mother, teacher, cross-cultural worker; loves to sing, paint and tend the garden, finds it delightful to demonstrate her poems by her paintings.

Elizabeth Padillo Olesen's Works:

A Pulse for my Country People: Poems and Reflections on Philippine Situation, CGS Printers,1995

Collection of Own Poems in Cebuano Language,1995.

Own paintings demonstrated by verses or poems, www.artbreak.com or visit www.123hjemmeside.dk/Kunst-liv-tro

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Love in its Purity

Love is a language of the heart-
It is prose and poetry
It is in film or comedy
And yet nothing can fathom
its own depth, height or breadth.

Love is a dream in every heart,
an object of conquest and war
It mirrors greed, pride and honor

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