My staircase, Wide arched, It's wood lined steps tapering, Narrowing as it moved higher, The teak polished banister, Embellished with muslin and silk, Wreathed with hued autumnal blossoms. I look at it in awe, As I tread softly on its steps. It leads me up to a landing, As I stand face to face with… Continue reading My staircase
Another December, Another year drawing to a close, As you muse, You see, A plethora of things not done, Milestones still to reach. You wonder, If this year ever was. For nothing changed, Nothing new, The wheels of life churning usual brew. And you trudge along, Awaiting the advent of new hour, When the bell… Continue reading Another December
The circle of life, It begins where it ends, And after traversing myriad paths, You realize too late, That you are where you began. Deceptive de-tours, Digressing paths, Angles that falsely subtend, It was all a facade. For nothing changed, You thought that you had moved on, Moving onto new horizons, Inching towards a life.… Continue reading Life in a circle…..
My cuppa of coffee, My elixir of life. Manna from heaven, A boon granted to wipe away my turmoils. As the invigorating aroma hits me, Oh! How I describe it? It sends shafts of pure joy into a mundane me, It makes my senses do a jive, As I relish each sip. I forget myself,… Continue reading Friday RDP:Coffee (An ode to Coffee)
Unexpected are the ways of life, It's brethren are known but unknown. You assume to forget, You walk to get lost in the life's maze. The travesty of life, It's turns and twists, Consume you, Overwhelm you. But a brave heart you are! You sleigh the unforseen demons, Surfing on the fortuitous furore, You reach… Continue reading Unexpected:Word of the Day Challenge
As my mind goes blank, Shutting out all the deafening noises, Boarding up the crevices, That streamed in biting shafts. I float aimlessly hither and thither, I know not, And I don't want to know. A reverie, An idyllic repose, A blissful ecstasy. The world is my own, No pretences, No shams, No charades. Honest… Continue reading As I love …..
Walking on the roads of life, Meandering through its mundane alleys, I want to remember each step I make. I mark my steps, Afraid to dither, But the milestone beckons me hither. It tells me,a weary traveller, I trudge along, The milestone budging me to move on. It's a stony edifice, It's my shining beacon,… Continue reading Milestone-Ragtag Daily Prompt