Tag: lonely

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 cloud that walked with me

A lone cloud floating in the azure vastness, a walking companion, it decided to be. A step I took, and so did it, I smiled, and it seemed to too. I trudged along my path, lonely, Not another soul in sight. The amiable cloud…

Solitude

I listen to the tick-tock of time,And see it pass, as I lie on my bed,Dreams, peace, all elude me,Sleep I cannot, lost in time it is. The constant screeching of silence,Makes me close my ears.I try to escape from the pain,Words and speech…