Tag: life

A Common Friend

The lone cloud whispers is loneliness your friend, asks he. Yes, I mutter, a friend she is in dark nights, in solemn days when my heart cries, when the soul screams, she holds me tight. Smiles and sighs the cloud, she is my friend…

The Butterfly

Today I saw a butterfly Flower to flower it hopped surely singing a tune with not a care in the world. Simple are its needs the sunny skies and flowers are all it desires. Closer it came to me, and the tune I heard…

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…

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 White Eagle

**The White Eagle ** The white eagle flies high, making the azure skies her home. The wind caresses her wings the white clouds jealous of her feats Yet, she looks longingly below, The hazy green earth beckoning. All she wants is some rest in…

A Tapestry

An amalgam I am, of the laughter and the tears from the years gone by, of love, of hope, of dreams from the years to come, a tapestry I am, weaved together by threads of my past and the future to come. pc:Pixabay

Broken Seams

She is melancholy, she is my joy, tried I have, to mend, to sew back the broken seams of her heart. A heart that was shattered many summers ago. Alas! I have failed, My love was never enough for there she withers away, a…