Rosie Bourget Poems
- The First Time Remember the time We met for the first time ...
- Hurt Sometimes in life Sooner or later We can be sad and ...
- I Wish I Had A Mother I wish I had a mother To enjoy life ...
- True Beauty True beauty comes, of course, of character Not ...
- Being A Strong Black Woman By Rosie Bourget Most black ...
- Haiti HAITI The mountain land That resists powerful ...
- The Pain Of Slavery Oppression, castration Beating, rape and...
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Rosie Bourget was born and raised in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. As a child, she disliked writing. Nevertheless, life took a turn and writing unexpectedly became her oasis after her daughter was involved in a deadly car accident on a major US highway. The possibility of her losing her daughter a month before her high school graduation in 2007 caused her a lot of ... more »
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'The school of life is not really about having college degreesRosie said
and preparing you for the job market. It's about gaining the knowledge and skills you need to seize opportunities and that include...
''"I measure my success not through what I have accomplished in life but by the obstacles which I have overcome." ~Rosie Bourget~''Rosi said
''« Dans ce monde tout est communication. S'ouvrir aux autres vous permet de découvrir une autre conception de l'univers dont vous ignoriez même l'existence. » ~Rosie Bourget~''dit-elle
''«À force d'être trop ancré dans le faux il est parfois difficile de distinguer le bon grain de l'ivraie.» ~Rosie Bourget~''dit-elle
''«Vous n'êtes pas obligé d'être du même avis que votre interlocuteur, mais savoir l'écouter est une preuve d'attention et de gentillesse. » Rosie Bourget''dit-elle
The First Time
Remember the time
We met for the first time
We were in our teens,
Our feelings were divine
Said my sister Nadine
Then, a horrid accident happened
Which cut you open!
Left you dying-to-dead
And made me sick in my head
But now after a few years,
It seems like I'm still in tears!
There is not a second that goes by
I don't feel you passing by
That I don't think about you,
Wish to be close to you!
Whispering sweet words
These simple but truthful words,
In your so lovely ears, ...