Tag Archives: nature

Winter is Dead

Cover of leaves Swaying outside the window As my mind sways Inside. The wind on my face is soft And tousles my hair ever so gently. The lone thrush calls out plainly And stops to listen when I mimic it. … Continue reading

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Moulting

Sunset skies, a dash of drama, Splashing a palatte of water colours on the horizon. An early Spring evening turns palpable As twilight streams out through the clouds. Eucalyptus trees swing in the wind. A flock of cranes follow an … Continue reading

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The Gift of Unanswered Prayers

Pale amber sunlight lengthens its shadows across a day that seems more autumnal than wintry. There is something incredibly sad when dried up leaves carpet the ground and the trees stand bare, stripped off all shades of dignity. I feel … Continue reading

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Dusk

A glaring August sun Pales into an inky dusk. I can smell the thundery air And, hear the children and dogs Chasing each other across The abandoned ground next door. A flaring flame lights up a flickering light As I … Continue reading

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Just A Ramble

last night was very still, the air was pregnant with expectation. when i woke up this morning i could smell a whiff of rain trailing the wind that rocked the chimes on my balcony. sipping on my tea i could … Continue reading

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A Coastal Summer

an intense nocturnal downpour, thunder struck the neighbouring tree, my heart crumbled. i woke up in a far away land by a vast and murky sea, unable to smell salt or hear the water sing. pondering on the sweltering weather, … Continue reading

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Puddles & Potholes

short rains in nairobi, potholes season, and puddles that persist cars keep falling.

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