Finding home

The world you’ve known has flipped on its axis Where your true north lies, you can never tell Your childhood home feels estranged, an empty shell clouded in memories of loss, comfort’s antithesis Your past, present and future have lost all symbiosis You cannot understand the lamb afraid of day or the owls that flee…

Song of freedom

#whatdoyousee Sweetness The tune of freedom It plays like silk upon her delicate curves In his veins it oozes like magma, inflaming every sinew and searing each nerve Is it sunset For she has waited long enough denied of twilit pleasures and revels in the night Is it sunrise For the memory of her, burns…

Frozen in time (a gogyoka poem and a little me)

Memories of yesterday haunt me the good ones ache and the bad linger How I long to cast aside this incurable cloak of reminiscence To let present wash over past And whisp away in evanescence But life is so still that time folds around me My past becoming future with no present to prevent history…

Fantasy #haikai (poetry and prose)

Colleen’s weekly challenge : Haibun Fantasy. The breeze-less flutter of her floral dress enchants me. It’s woven in magical efflorescent silks from the Northern spiders. She shimmers before me as twittering birds flock to her beauty, serenading the air with accoustic wonders. In my dreams she’s always there but never mine. A concubine of fantasy,…

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,…

Come back to me #poetry

DreamsYou call to meFrom too farFrom too deepbeyond mists and fogs of festering nightmaresbeneath hollows and caves of echoing mistakesI had you oncein every waking dayon every sleeping nightWhen was it that you abandoned medragging my hope in the wake of your desertionWhen did you leave me so far behindbut a glimmer on the horizon…