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Dark is the Night

Dark is the night When the blackness of my heart Deepens it with a deafening silence. Dark is the night When my profound melancholia Consumes and fills it up to the brim. Dark is the night When my obsessive thoughts … Continue reading

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Black and White

You never really take a photograph. You always make it. Much like how memories are made, Less through what the eyes see And, more through how much the soul feels. A photograph is like a return ticket To revisit that … 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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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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Will You Be My Valentine?

I give you little choice today, my darling Valentine Except to make do with what I choose to opine. My carefree smiles and ten earrings Refuse today to delight your yearnings. Rather, my famed big teeth and elephant-like ears Have … Continue reading

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