Biography of Brenda Weemes
I am 44 yrs old. I have been writing poetry since I was a teen. I've been published through a journal called Cyber Rez back in 1997-1998 and I've been published by a online journal called Autumn Leaves where my Pen name is TaMapiya Wachi. I just had another poem published this last month called Deja Vu - a war vets story, by Autumn leaves. With a great possibilty of publishing several more through Autumn Leaves.
It is my dream and goal to be a published Poet.
I am a mom of 4 children and 1 angel boy. I live with chronic pain due to a in-operative birth defect, but life goes as Life does. I often write Ingenous Theme but also war-vet and No i've never been in the military.
Brenda Weemes Poems
In a body that feels not of my own A stranger, I touch but I do not feel It betrays me, it teases and taunts and intimidates me.
The Elder Speaks
She gathered the young Stared within the flames of the fire She spoke of life before and life after She was old, crippled but her spirit strong.
These Prison Walls
She touches the wall Etched carvings dug deep From a past... She gave him her heart
In a body that feels not of my own
A stranger, I touch but I do not feel
It betrays me, it teases and taunts and intimidates me.
A part that leaves me in pain
Not just for a little while but
Each little moment, of my waking
And every nigh