GloPoWriMo Day 22: Gratitude to Earth (A Speech)

  Today's prompt challenges to write a poem in honor of Earth Day. I chose to write the poem in a speech style after having previously experimented with another Earth poem, which you can read it here. Happy Earth Day! Esteemed Mother Earth. Today I will honour your...

Poem: Our Flags’ Prayer

Featuring a flag on landmarks and other structures is one way of showing solidarity with those grieving on aftermath of terrorist attacks. We can also unite all the world's flags and form a healing rainbow everyday. The below poem is a rework of Our Father/The...

Sonne Women of Excellence: Gloria D. Gonsalves

As part of celebrating International Women's Day, Sonne Intercultural Magazine extended their pledge for parity by showcasing 20 women of African descent in Germany and diaspora. I am grateful to have been recognised amongst other women who gift us with worthy noting examples of inspiration...

Poetry Movie: 2015 by Gloria D. Gonsalves

My memory of 2015 had its share of global happiness and sadness. Both emotions instigated writing prompts for me. On some occasions, I joined writing contests. The potential product/poem was my main driving force (not winning). Naturally, I joined a contest asking poets to submit...

Article: “Why Do We Consume Gossip News?” in Chicamod

First published by Chicamod, an online magazine committed to create 1 Million Jobs for the African youth while making Africa visible not only within Africa but also on the global stage. One day, take a random walk to a newspaper store. Observe who most buys...