An Awakened Dream

An Awakened Dream The morning chorus A vibrant landscape Petrichor; Sweet earthy scent Invading my senses Tree leaves flirtatiously Dancing with the wind, Flowers blooming; petals uncurling Exposing their silk & velvet insides Parading their vibrant colours to the sun, Vulnerable to the butterflies And bees in abundance Busy feasting on their nectar. The vivid … Read more

Shall We Agree To Disagree

Shall We Agree To Disagree

  Tell me, Shall we agree to disagree- That fear exists only in the mind And wealth is entirely subjective * Tell me, Shall we agree to disagree- That poetry is a form of expression; a means to protest, It’s not for the faint of heart but for the strong in thought * Tell me, … Read more

Childhood Calling

Getting caught in troubles during childhood, Hopscotching. Skipping. Jumping. Falling. I would jump and skate, Being a daredevil, Always getting bruises and scars, But that didn’t stop me from going bizarre. *** I wish today, I could behave like I did as a kid. To be out in the sea, Soaking up the sun and … Read more

Passion Untrammelled

Lustful whispers; Fires of passion, Burning relentlessly; Unique, Not random or undefined. Eyes flickering so brilliantly, Irresistible lips; As fiery passion consumes, Erratic breathing; Passionate embrace; Almost teasing; almost retreating, The winds of passion tugging at hearts, Intertwined bodies; Souls dancing passionately; Heart screams; lust satisfied, Passion now a quiet past moment. … and a … Read more

Restrained Ambitions and Inborn Passions

Passion is happiness and bliss. It is pain and tears. It is tumultuous. Passion is victory, triumph and delight. Soul burning up with the most violent flame; passion. Where passion leads; fools follow. ***** Scandalous rumours Lustful whispers; jealous lovers, Restrained ambitions of the insanely devoted, Hallucinating geniuses trading sleep for progress, Inglorious bastards, born … Read more

So Near Yet So Far

So Near Yet So Far

Every moment we once spent together, near or far, Wrapped in your warm embrace, Has returned to haunt my heart now. *** Missing you and dreaming of you, That ever so perfect moment, Will never be forgotten. *** The first time we hugged, As we took in each other’s embrace once more, Our lips colliding … Read more

Handle With Care

Handle With Care

By:- rANJEETA nATH gHAI Glass; Delicate Breakable Frangible and Fragile Handle with care. *** Relationships; Are like a bubble Fuelled by commitment So complicated; So fragile. *** Dreams; Ark of hope; brighten your days Might bleed the heart causing the deepest pain So fragile… It could be blown to pieces. *** Stone; will crumble. Wood; will … Read more

Break Away From the Cacophony

Dead to the core, but moving still, Trying to make a change. Letting go; breaking down to cry; cacophony When adversity strikes. *** Dragging our feet, Watching; waiting to hear the siren’s call. Pushing onward until we find, The answer to this, inside our mind. *** We slog ourselves every day, And attempt to stand … Read more

The Broken Crowns

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Living in an age Where being selfish is the norm Broken Crowns; Truth is deemed as a lie And lies are accepted as beliefs. *** Too worried about their own survival Guns and knives our allies None has faith in humanity Or the will to fix it. *** Laws are made to be broken Drugs and … Read more

Temporary Lessons

Temporary Lessons

  Concrete rubble, Scattered beneath my feet. Vacant Streets; On the other side of the road. Into the grove, I see barren homes that once flourished. Now stand abandoned; whilst wind swiftly whispers, Hollowed secrets. *** An old tree stump. Aged beyond measure. Once a towering giant, Viridescent leaved; Today; cut with precision. Incapacitated to no … Read more