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

Temporary Lessons

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 … Read more

Walking With the Moon

Walking With the Moon Breeze whispering in my ears. Puddles on the ground, Reflecting the heavens and the moon above. Potholes brimming with rainwater, Teasing; a perfect invitation for splashing around. *** A cool starless misty night. The streetlights seem ghostly, Through a misty haze. Rushing of wings; hooting owls, and, Mist doesn’t enslave my … Read more

A Tune So Grand

A Tune So Grand The muffled sound of your baby breathing. Voice of your parents on the phone. Sharing thoughts with your beloved, Or screaming of kids as they play Is a tune so grand. *** In the midst of silence; at nightfall, The sky turns into a sheet of grey. Thunder, lightning and droplets … Read more

Fallen Leaves

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Fallen Leaves The daylight declines, To linger; As the leaves fall, Away with the wind. Whispering together; Before a storm, Naked branches, Now scratched by cold wind. *** From the seed We were conceived, Spring; being our beginning. Each lyrical leaf, Dancing; Gracefully upon the wind. The leaves take counsel; Some linger on while some fly down. … Read more

The Winds of Change

The Winds of Change The little Angel Who clutched your forefinger While crossing the road Now goes grocery shopping On her own. Your adorable little monkey Whose voice was once Soft and musical Has now a deep resonance A rich baritone. A mute spectator Like a lone wolf sniffing the air I can feel it … Read more

Caught Within the Winds

Caught Within the Winds

Caught Within the Winds Like a chorus of angels singing Putting the separation to an end Finally, the summer arrives… Never ever did I wait for summer to come Like now I do, for You, my migratory birds To come home… As your train arrives at the station You, remind me of a bird fleeing … Read more