Chopstick limbs Dig in Sashimi skin. Ginger eyes seek Soy lips to fix Another wasabi sting.
Oh God! Said God, this is going to be a task! I’ll have to outdo what I’ve done in the past. He rolled up his sleeves and thought for hours, Voilà! He cried, I’ve figured it at last! Body I’ll make from specks of sun, And a hint of gold with nectar spun. For the… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Love
Passions of the night vaporize as my eyes begin To adjust to the sight of an empty bed you left behind. You’re gone and I’m lonely. Lost in my quandary. You say that you adore me But I can’t feel the love In the harsh morning light. (And I pray you riddle me this.) Why have… Continue reading Decrypting Him
Pull out your aprons, let us begin. Separate feelings from wisdom and sense. Before you start to brew them within Coat with layers of worries dense. When the anger begins to froth and fume And the stench of resentment fills the room Blend in some tears of sorrow and gloom. Finally bake in perpetual doom.… Continue reading Smoking Cauldrons & A Recipe For Disaster
You did not leave me behind. I find traces of you in everything I do. So much so, that I am not I, I am but a part of you. So when I sway in the gentle breeze, it is you that the winds whisper to. And when I look up at the midnight sky,… Continue reading For My Father – Distance Deceives
Puckish winds tickle Leaves and petals. Blossoms giggle As cold waves prickle Their fragile spines. And your hands tease Under silken sheets. The soft caress Of a summer breeze. My body shivers. Like the swaying trees. Their branches quiver To the song of the wind And my heart, shaken, My soul awakened To your symphony.… Continue reading A Midsummer Night’s Breeze
(Of Mountains & Sunday Brunches)
Sobbing skies I’ve got the blues tonight So much love lost I wonder why? I hear leaves scream To flee their faithful trees As accomplice winds Sow seeds of mutiny. And I see waves rise To frightening heights Washing steadfast shores Without respite. Even the stars betray Come daybreak They slyly escape Leaving the moon… Continue reading Sobbing Skies
I am caught in a rut and I am losing all sense of direction As my emotions drive me in circles on an endless loop. I try not to think, I try not to over-analyse But I am a slave to my thoughts and can slaves ever win? Unbridled, these feelings run wild and I… Continue reading Emotional Lockdown
Shattered souls so lost in their pain, they forget you too could be hurting. Broken shards can never sympathize with the hand that bleeds to put them back together.