An Emotional Detox

Detox

An Emotional Detox Clean walls. Clean sheets. Clean cupboards. No dirt, no grime, no mess. A clean house. Everything is neat and in its place. But how I miss Those cluttered tables Broken crayons, books, clothes all strewn around Walls smeared all red and blue And all the mess you create. A clean home I … Read more

Neither Happy, Nor Sad

Sad

Neither Happy Nor Sad Every time you go away… The black hole of loneliness opens up Leaving me sad and incomplete With the sense of emptiness. ~0~ Every time you go away… You take a piece of me with you. You are my other half; The person who makes me whole. ~0~ Every time you … Read more

An Emptiness That Doesn’t Ever Go Away

Away

An Emptiness That Doesn’t Ever Go Away Each time we talk I can hear the love in your voice Hiding behind your feelings And keeping the truth locked away, But there is so much said In the things that you don’t openly say. The distance fate put between us Is nothing but a test of … Read more

A Facade of Laughing Bonhomie

A Facade of Laughing Bonhomie

A Facade of Laughing Bonhomie Behind her facade, Is a sorrow with reason. A girl who was filled with, Insecurities, and sadness. Emotions; locked and imprisoned, Like a tiny white-winged dove. * Behind her facade, I know a different person. Who lives in a hope with dying light, Looking happy and carefree. Hiding a boiling, … Read more

Shall We Agree To Disagree

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 … Read more

Nothing Is Ever Finished

Nothing Is Ever Finished I keep your memories Locked in a box, Hidden in my heart. Like you keep Your love for me, Hidden in your mind. * Incomplete; Without the piece You took from me. Life is a spectrum that exists Between the black and white. Grey; being questions that have no answer. * … Read more

Amidst The Sands of Time

Amidst The Sands of Time

Amidst The Sands of Time Poised like an ocean; deep and infinite, Sometimes calm, at times tempestuous. But with whatever happens on the surface, I do have a serious qualm. Ripples and waves that arise and subside, Are all signs that there’s life existing down inside. My mere existence; Encompassing the land, Clouds and atmosphere … Read more

Sometimes It’s Just Better To Pretend

Sometimes It's Just Better To Pretend

Sometimes It’s Just Better To Pretend I’ll pretend Once again To be fine and happy That lies and deceit don’t bother me anymore That I don’t feel sad, that nothing hurts me anymore. * I’ll pretend Once again That I didn’t notice your silence That I don’t feel bad That you are forever busy and … Read more

Dancing With the Devil

Dancing With the Devil My heart is beating… That’s all I hear. Getting faster and faster, Head pounding with every second that goes by. Constant nausea; plagued by fear. Tightness in my chest, Suffocating: I can’t breathe. ***** I need to get out of here, I need to breathe. Sweating cold bullets of fear, I … Read more

Life Touches You Like That

Life Touches You Like That Wandering aimlessly, Begging for food to assuage his hunger in life He wore a shirt, Old and tattered… Holes in places faded all over; Sans buttons; Chest plastered with bandages; Of injuries unknown to me. *** It was so ironic, Me alighting from my car. Going to buy samosas* to … Read more