8 Trees I’d want in my garden

Hi guys, I bring cheer and tranquility with me in this piece. I walked out to a nearby open space in the neighborhood and got inspired to write this tree post. While here, I thought of the trees I’d love to have in my fantasy garden. So I came up with these. I also included…

Being positive

what do you see #25 photoprompt: Spingtime holiday this season unlike others now disenchanted yet silver linings bloom all around family before duty Creating deeper bonds with the people in my life is one silver lining I’ve traced around the dark clouds of these recent times. Family, neighbors, friends, bloggers I follow and read. All…

Cravings and longings (collaboration post)

Aishwarya of kittyverses and I teamed up to write this collaborated post. I really enjoy her blog and I’m lucky to be writing with her. Please check out her blog here I hope you enjoy this post. Kitty, as I call her did the poetry in bold italics and I the prose in normal case,…

Seen and Unseen

Colleen’s weekly challenge Dusk tells portends of its arrival whispers dark as obsidian thoughts and secrets awaken sparkling with appetite bold and unabashed thriving beneath shadowed veils and cloaked schemes A time when shyness fades into dreams And realms of desire fade within moonlight’s beam Strewn upon the velvet blackness red, blue and yellow stars…

Floral Wonders (haiku delights)

Happy weekend everyone. So I got permission from Amy Rose of Connecting beyond to try and serenade the amazing images in her recent post; Spring’s first Act She’s a remarkable photographer and her shots ooze so much depth and emotion. I hope you enjoy these haikus I composed for her outstanding images.. lavender blossoms born…

A Magical lament (fantasy poetry)

Down in a deep valley amidst a wall of lofty hills a golden Phoenix sings away the morning chills Perched on the highest top of the most majestic tree it’s plumage shines and bathes the land in a kaleidoscope of glee The night gnomes burrow into hobbit-like homes within rich earthen mounds and pixie faced…

Witness ( #haibun poetry )

Colleen’s Challenge Night sky of wonder strewn with delights and desires birthing endless stars Orion flexes a dazzling display to woo an aloof and shimmering Cassiopeia, bathing the dark sky in a sintilating sparkle of beauty. But none of it trickles onto the mundane earth below Down beneath that gorgeous night-sky, an eerie squeal pierces…

The Art of human nature #etheree #poetry .

colleen’s weekly challenge photo by Willow Willers, . . Ink hide my flaws ensnare my faults adorn my secrets twist and turn them to joys Weave intricate deceptions that conceal the wares of my hands and reveal the promise of their touch Oh the beauty of your tales and fables! Won’t you help me tell…

Nature’s star crossed lovers #cinquain

colleen’s weekly challenge Fallen one at a time a gift between lovers from solid tree to shapeless breeze a token drifting aloof in wind’s turmoil Love, caressed and careened each leaf adorned offered

More than meets the eye

what do you see , Fearless defender Crept from dark woods, in dark times Challenging grim night Golden horn twirled in menace You glow with deadly beauty , Plush maned unicorn a blue eyed chill in your stare beacon to the weak Fireflies flock to your majesty mimicked stars from beyond veiled clouds