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,…

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 Wishing Bridge

gentle searching breeze tasting this and tasting that looking to belong I grant one wish, – only your truest desire you must unsheathe, – or else my wrath I will unleash What is your heart’s deepest desire? where does the soul go when you despair ensnared within your darkest depression or when you rejoice exalted…

A Bitter Surprise (haibun poetry and prose)

it all started but moments ago i was wrenched from the thralls of a blissful dream and dumped in the bitter dregs of reality I can almost taste the sweetness of fantasy turn sour as this living nightmare manifests A scream! shreds through the night air ripping the silence apart and piercing deep into my…

Perfect love (A haibun)

colleen’s tanka tuesday, poet’s choice; slow wondering breeze lacing desire in your touch fluttering with dreams He hears the call of love, akin to its inflections of hope as it whispers, immune to intonations of conspiracy in its song, deaf to the risk of treachery in its beat. amorous lover loving too much, quick to…