You leave pieces of yourself, Scattered everywhere you frequent. And your memories are suspended in time. Lives that you have brushed up against, Now live with an imprint of you, Firmly trapped in their mind. Time may change you, But your memory not. You leave the steps in the sands of time, And you come… Continue reading Shadows
Full of adamant edifices, They never let us go! We fall, We rise, Only to fall again. Traversing rough terrains, Clanging on the cobbled clutter, Life goes on.
A life, A story, You write some , Erase some. You wish to draw some, But gusts of stormy tempest, It blows the grains away. You look on. And you still draw, Small lines, Broken lines, Anonymous, Indistinct. Someday, Those lines would merge, An amalgam of all the broken ones, And a masterpiece borne. For… Continue reading Life- story
You spend years of life, Years of life that go by, Years that you dreamt of, Years that you cherished with dreams of life. Years roll by, All in a silent cacophony, The nimble tread of time, You failed to hear it's chimes, It eavesdropped, It knew your secret desires. But the stealthy elf, It… Continue reading Play Of Time
This week we can chose our own theme and I have written a Gogyohka. My theme is Diminishing Hopes. With the Corona Virus wreathing havoc, mind is gloomy. We plan with all our energies and all goes astray in one stroke. May we get rid of this disease soon! Evanescent are dreams, With a sad… Continue reading Colleen’s 2020 Weekly #Tanka Tuesday #Poetry Challenge No. 167, #Poet’sChoice
Dream with your eyes closed. Live your dreams with your eyes open.
Like a sea in tempest, My soul reverberated with plans, Daring and dull, Steering my life's hull. Drifting through untested seas, Enigmatic, Unknown. Taming the tempests, Battling my stars, I surfed ahead in a frenzy untold. A zombie caught in its vicious hold. Weathered and weary, Wanting a respite, All I desired was to stand… Continue reading I shall do
Today’s prompt comes to us compliments of Lauren. Thank you, Lauren! Lauren. Thank you, Lauren! 'Your prompt for JusJoJan January 30th, 2020, is “finished.” Use the word “finished” any way you’d like' I dream to see a dream. It is what I want to be, But could not be. It is what I desire ,… Continue reading Daily Prompt – JusJoJan the 30th, 2020
A city aglow, The burnished dazzle so far, The stars shine no more.