Isaias Doleo Ochoa's Writings
Poem from the collection Soul Tattoo.
They told me about Poetry- Definitions, characteristics.Thousands of pages to read.They made me memorizeNon-sense verses;They made me reciteMillions of incompressible words.Poetry sounded meLike a dull language.Notwithstanding all this,Never told me that PoetryWas just the best wayTo talk to my heart;Never told me that PoetryWas just the languageOf art and...
Revista Literarte Digital
If someday stars do not appearAnd you do not see the sky clearDon't be sad, just be gladI'll be with you If someday your friends go awayAnd your world goes down in every wayDon't be sad, just be gladI’ll take care of you If someday you lost your shelterAnd cry, just rememberDon't be sad, just be gladYou're the only one in my heart
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget that errand. ”
Isaias Doleo Ochoa is a poet, editor, and teacher whose poetry has widely been influenced by William Blake, Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Burns, Rubén Darío, and Pablo Neruda. He holds a B.A. from the University of Costa Rica, where he majored in Spanish...
Causes Isaias Doleo Ochoa Supports
Compassion, eXile International, World Vision
Isaias’s Favorite Books
The Great Gatsby, Leaves of Grass, Romeo and Juliet.