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Amble -Word of the Day Challenge

Amble along the alleys of life, Savouring joys untold, Fathoming the fantasies bold. Unlock the cache of joy, For life is to live to the core, Life's treasure trove brims with exuberant ecstasy all the more. You will smile, If you let yourself smile, And not dampen the euphoric rapture. Behold the beauty of life,… Continue reading Amble -Word of the Day Challenge


A charade we all keep, A mask we all wear, We camouflage, We hide, We do it all to dissemble and disguise. We shy away from our inner selves, Sheathing it below a protocol mire, Cowardly wavering , Fearing the wrath, Quivering in fear at being an outcast. As days go by, The inner You,… Continue reading Hiding

Her story

If you look on the sidelines, In the dark corners, You'll find her, Hidden by her mane, Her nose in a book. With her head in the clouds, Hiding her feelings, Away from the world, If you sat by her, While the world passed you by, She would tell you a story. Behind the pain… Continue reading Her story


Life is stage. It is enlivened with so many interesting characters who defy all thought and imagination. You stare at them in awe and wonder. One of such characters are those making an ostentatious display of being a martyr. This category always wears the victim look for they pretend to be weak, fragile porcelain figures… Continue reading Ostentatious:FOWC#18

Daily prompt: Retrospective

I sat alone by my window gazing into the void. I was lost as my mind went back into another time. It was switched into a retrospective mode. I saw myself all charged up,weaving dreams of future,drawing bucket lists of things to do. I never belonged to the cliche set who believed in making an… Continue reading Daily prompt: Retrospective

Together we walked

You held my hand, And we walked along. Together we walked, Came rain,came sunshine, But we walked along. I trusted you, More than I trusted anyone else. I trusted you, More than I trusted myself. So I walked along eyes closed. But as we walked along, You still held my hand, But the support had… Continue reading Together we walked

No time to stand and stare

Yesterday was a hot sultry day as usual. Feeding claustrophobic,I decided to go out for a whiff of fresh air. As I stepped down,my eye caught this white cat that had crowned itself atop the roof of a red car. Its pristine white fur dabbled with shades of brown looked resplendant in fading light. It… Continue reading No time to stand and stare