All one has to learnis how to burnBy the last drop of oil leftBravely,Gently,Gracefully; That’s the goalBut it takes a heavy toll; The night is dourBut he will never make a detour;Having ventured into the dark,Catching finer threads of the spark;To know —the strength of a flickering flame,the faintest glimmer of hope,and its unfailing brilliance;Continue reading “an artist”
As damask slowly creeps over the horizon heralding that the light always subsists. Leaves grow greener and birds hop about on tree bough chirping their cheery notes. Every morn the spirit of the world renewed. faintest trace of darksinks into oblivionmirthful renewal This haiku goes to Eugenia’s weekly prompt ‘renewal‘.
Poetry is new to me. Lately, I decided to try my hand at ‘Limerick’. Here’s an original one I have written: Eleven years on a downer was mehHe asked, “What about tea then, eh?”A new dawn The giant frown “Ah, go boil yer heads, both of yeh!” Just got to remind you that you alwaysContinue reading “a new dawn”
This irrational longing for the luxury of your warmth; The salty tang rolling off my tongue; I am entranced by the sweetness of your charm that indelibly gloms onto my soul. I have words stuck in my throat that will never yield a valid conclusion. And I am falling back upon your undying presence… IContinue reading “i spell out your name yet again”
Her eyes were still fastened upon the ground whilst her lips fluttered slowly.A hushed whisper softly fell from her rosy lips and her cheeks suffused with the colour of sunset.He heard everything. Everything. Photo saved from Pinterest
Underneath the conspicuous indifferenceOf those begrimed crystalsI heard her impassioned plea“Please, lower your toneSo that I can listen to you!” Picture source: Pinterest