A Dream That Was Reality: Prosetry

 Screenshot_20170419-012640_1

By: Ranjeeta Nath Ghai

Huge spacious rooms
A long corridor separating
The rooms and the living room.
Flowing curtains that danced with the breeze
Numerous doors with ventilators above
Both sans grills.
A sprawling garden. A driveway.
A parked car.
Open doors that I keep locking but mysteriously open again and again.
Equally huge backyard with
Servant quarters and extra kitchens that were never used.
Someone moves. Disturbing the tranquillity.
A shadow lurks; sneaking in through the back door, heavy feet.
Spooked; I scream and kick.
My scream stuck in my throat like chunks of ice; FROZEN!

I get up SHAKEN; sweating and shivering.
Wisps of dream lingers on.
Echoing in my soul.

Everything said here is true. I have been haunted by this dream since I was a kid. On discussing this with my mother she told me that we lived in a bungalow like this in Agra Cantt. Our house was burgled while we slept in the lawn because of power failure. Maybe I had witnessed the burglary but was only a year old then. That stuck on in my memory and haunts me still.

—–XxXxX—–

© All Rights Reserved.
©Ranjeeta Nath Ghai,  atrangizindagieksafar, 2016.

Like, Follow, Comment and Inspire.
Your likes and comments are highly valued…
And they make my day…
🙂

Also, feel free to follow me on 

images fb-facebook-logo-icon-3 download

 Follow my interview Guest interview: A writer who shines through her poems. on Success Inspirers’ World 

Follow my Quotes on #yourquote
16711670_1466895293320894_739513123323634379_n
click on the image & go directly to Quotes Dil se… Dil tak

Be my Guest Aboard!
 You have something to share with the world….?
Share it here

To Know Your Contemporary Poets and writers
who have graced my blog with Guest Posts
and found their way to my Hall Of Fame  click here 

Below is my first published Poetry Book “Mann ki Aarzoo,” which is available on Notion Press, Amazon and Kindle India,  Amazon U.K and Kindle  and Flipkart 

You’ll love reading through it and won’t be disappointed

image courtesy  by google

The Daily Post

Advertisements

12 thoughts on “A Dream That Was Reality: Prosetry

      1. When it does strike means it has not ended, it means you anticipate it.

        So sending positive strokes and leaving warnings, forgetting once for all.
        Before going to bed praying and strong vibrations shall get rid of that.
        All the Best to YOU.
        Stay Blessed Ranju
        Shiva

        Liked by 1 person

      2. So nice to have Romanus back. I am so happy to get this news. Could you please explain what really happened. I shall anyway check and wish him a grand welcome. Maybe it is not possible for us to ask in the conditions at his blog. Don’t you think so.
        Thanks for giving this Good News Ranjini.

        Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s