Category Archives: My Life

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 from The book of fading memories When the shine of love Could outdo that of the moon And, make a winter night Bloom with summer stars. But, I know better now, … 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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Downpour

Dark storm clouds rolling in Make 4 pm look like 7 almost. The wind hisses under the door, In the distance a frog croaks. Sudden thunder, followed by a streak of lightning Stabs through the heart of an ink stained … Continue reading

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Harvest Moon

Leftovers of the feasting beg to be cleaned But my mind is on that sliver of the harvest moon. It is winking as if it knows what’s plaguing me. I wonder about fear and anger of winters past Versus the … Continue reading

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In Passing

Because you’re going away All the lights in the house Have stopped working.

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