Single Woman Alone Swinging On The BeachI love you.
I worship you.
Like a goddess.
My heart,
Your pedestal.

I care for no one but you.
I dream of a world where there’s only you and me.

And you?
I feel needed.
Not loved.
You never loved me.

You never cared…
Never dreamt about you and me.
There’s no us.
There’s  only you.
Your wants.
Your needs.
Your whims.
Your fancies.

You’re so in love.

Loved me?
You never did.
Never will.



Teacher-Writer Hardpen is my nom de plume. My real name is Massuline Antonio Dupaya Ligaya. Many times I was asked the question, "Why do you write?" I don't write for rewards nor adulation. When I write poems, stories, and essays, when I do research, seeing them completed gives me immense joy and satisfaction. I don't write for cash incentives, "likes," and "praises." I would be thankful if I'll have them but the happiness and sense of fulfillment I feel when completing my works are my real rewards. Is teaching difficult? No! When I teach, I don't work but I play. The classroom is my playground, the students are my playmates, and the subject is our toy. Proud to be me! Proud to be a FILIPINO! TO GOD BE THE GLORY!

Posted on September 24, 2018, in Creative Writing, Love, Poetry, Tula and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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