Michelle Borel

If I Treated You Like Poetry

Proud to be from the beautiful twin isle of Trinidad and Tobago... One of my very first pieces was published when I was eight in one of Trinidad's daily newspapers. I believe that we must not bury our talents, but work on enhancing them. I started hosting shows at age eleven and by seventeen, I bec…






If I treated you like poetry,
I would watch my every word
And tell you of my untold stories
That no one else has ever heard.

If I treated you like poetry,
Not a single emotion would I hide
And I would take you with me
Everywhere and tell everyone with pride.

If I treated you like poetry,
I would just let everything flow
and share with you all I possess
And all that I have come to know.

If I treated you like poetry,
Each moment would last forever
And maybe now, in looking back,
Maybe that's why we aren't together.

19th Jan, 2013.
By: Michelle Borel

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