Lone Traveller

The traveller’s tale Embellished with mysteries Bejeweled in romance I searched for peace and along you came Fragrant as an autumn breeze Torchbearer to desire’s sensual flame Love’s emissary, breathing words that bring ease Through the hidden paths of lush forest trails Your hand was laced in mine Familiar, intimate and yet unknown. Through the…

The Perfect love

Love is warm. It thaws the ice in our hearts, And cradles our lonely souls. Make a love wish! What kind would it be? Once, a girl loved a boy. Once, she bared her soul to him. Once, he filled that missing piece. How that love consumed! Burning everything around Friends could not get close…

Saved by the book. #micropoetry

Twenty word Tuesday Robbed of pleasure Clasped in isolation A sequestered soul Searching pages caressed in imagination Ecstasy within adventure Mystery, mapping relief. © judeitakali The prompt word for this week’s Twenty word Tuesday is Quarantine. Haven’t books proved invaluable this quarantine What is your favourite genre? In other news it’s FRI’YAY’! And it’s not…

Finding purpose through helping others (Depression)

Create in me a world like no other Drape my heart as your canvas of dreams Write on me, with a flourish of hope For I am too broken, to dream alone. My fantasy is tainted darkness has sipped in like a plague My spirit yearns for renewal light has ebbed out, so wane My…

Pandemic Romance #poetry and #prose

To be trapped with one you thought you’d never love, One for whom you’d never spared a second glance. To trudge the path of loneliness, and stumble upon serendipity. With nowhere to go, you see the world through a focus lens. And your eyes fall upon she, that has always been by your side. It…

How to love you (A tanka and a Sonnet)

Colleen’s weekly challenge . Lover’s dream Fueled by mysteries Don’t you know What I feel for you How should I love you Sweet like a morning berry dripping with dew Fragrant like cherry blossoms blooming in spring Such love and such desire, you always bring Mamacita, my soul swoons with you in view And my…

Risk and Reward

What do you see #41 image prompt: Hidden Soul Afraid of this world Blending in Watching dreams go by As fear reigns supreme No risk, no reward But in times such as these Caution we must take For while safety is an illusion Care is its contingency So go forth hidden one Explore your cornucopia…

Burdens of an angel

Made from beauty Bred for perfection Ahh how exquisite an angel gleams! Resplendent in celestial glamour Changing our perceptions of beauty. See her golden wings Her silver corset Her glistening black leather How flawless she is How burdened to comform Made from love Bred for comfort Ahh, how satiating an angel loves! Is it his…

Lawless love

To fall Blinded Dazed and hypnotised To be caught in love’s bliss To loathe the way you lust And despise the way you long What is your love fate To twinkle like a star Want from afar Or to light Like a candle Intimate and close Will you blaze like a fire Love once and…

A breath and a tear #writephoto

Said the nimbus to the moor- What came first The chicken or the egg Your breath becomes my burden My burden your nourishment Who is mightiest Gathering storm clouds Looming distress and longing Weeping down desire The earth receives and returns True love dancing in the air “Love is the currency for harmony” – six…