My poetry isn’t the best. I’m not going to win an award for poetry any time soon, but poetry, to me, is almost therapeutic. It’s a way to express what I couldn’t possibly say through prose. I think my favorites would be:
But feel free to click through the slides above to find some of my other poems. I would love it if you comment below or on the poem’s page. I’m open to critique and collaboration, and like any writer, hearing from readers makes me smile.
Joanna Alonzo is a walking paradox. She is a beautiful, albeit messy, mixture of thought and emotion, expressed in the form of hopefully readable – and relatable – stories. She is a kingdom kid, who looks forward to being a writer and storyteller even when she reaches heaven. She is passionate about the unreached, about those who have yet to know the Love she found in the arms of the Almighty. She is intrigued by the world and its people, who day by day, continue to convince her that God is the greatest Storyteller of all.