Category Archives: longing

No Respite

Just another ordinary day. You’re in a land far away. I wait by the phone Thinking I might receive a call But, all I ever hear is the Distant sound of a squall, Beating down the window panes. You chose … Continue reading

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Crash & Burn

I’d heard your voice at the other end of the line. And in that very first instance, My heart had sunk. I knew that an inexplicable connect Ran through our veins. I could hide from you, but I could never … Continue reading

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A Grateful Heart

It is the last day of the year. I lie in bed watching the shadowy length Of the winter sun intertwine and flicker Like a vintage movie being projected on the wall. It tricks the mind much like the year … Continue reading

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On Days Like These

The oppressive summer wraps its heat around me with its tenacious tentacles. It chokes me with a blanket till I struggle to break for air. She reminds me a bit of how Love can be sometimes. It is supposedly beautiful. … Continue reading

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Remembrance of Smells Past

Remnants of strong autoimmune pains from last night haunted me As I hurried to cover the lateness to work this morning. Absent-minded and dragging my feet through the chaos, I reached out to grab a bottle Of an old perfume … Continue reading

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Black Coffee Blues

Can’t make up my mind where to belong sometimes. The ocean or the sky? Land seems boring, and the question is often bigger than the answer. Or, is it just black coffee blues on a long day into night? Staring … Continue reading

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Longing

It is the season of a hundred flowers And yet she turns thin and pale. The cuckoo sings out a lusty song Swinging from the branches of the rain tree Whose leaves droop, portending showers. Moving gently, she sighs like … Continue reading

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