Category Archives: Memories

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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Lessons in Taking

I remember as a little girl I overfed the gold fish. It died. I was heartbroken because I did not know what I had done wrong. I thought I must go on giving endlessly. Growing up, I had to relearn … 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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Wintered

Super moon, said he. And, I fished out one fromThe book of fading memoriesWhen the shine of love Could outdo that of the moonAnd, make a winter night Bloom with summer stars. But, I know better now,And, I believe the … Continue reading

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