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The Big City

The skyscrapers creep in as I walk the alleys, Are the friends or foes? Is the big city about to swallow, devour me? Like it got to my dreams? With a bag full of hopes I had arrived, wow, said I This is where…

The Crimson Skies

The skies are crimson today the shade of my heart. The rivers cry, the mountains wail, mourning what I cannot.

Afternoons of my Childhood

On many a sunny afternoon at Grandma’s home, with cousins, partners in crime, I remember tiptoeing to the warm mango pickle jars full of oil shimmering in the lazy sun. As grandma slept, we would steal some and scamper away to our hiding place…

The Temptress

Sometimes, during the day, the storm inside of her threatens to break loose the demons crouching in the abyss of her heart. She swallows the fire raging within, locks it in with lips as red as the blood surging inside. And then she wears…

Aphrodite

Of musk and wood and hope you smelled, the whiff of you took my breath away. You stood there without a care, And didn’t give me a second glance. Adonis unaware of his Aphrodite. The unkind years have failed to drown the longing, Sometimes,…

The Love Story

Getting lost in enchanted woods, a visit to some fairylands, eating scones in english summers, a few first of our dates. A sherlock cap, a magic carpet, the first gifts you gave me. Then off you took me to an adventure, in an Arabian…

My Twinkling Friend

The loneliness of the night is cut short by a twinkling friend. Pinned to my window, proud of itself, unafraid of the looming clouds, it whispers to me, Darkness is just but a chance to shine.