Did it rain? Did it pour? Does the water shed Amidst this humble planet With every male, child and female Display their parachute In glowing colours With rivers roaring along Their streamlined courses Pulling everything along their path A water race to join their ocean buddies Fishes having their field day As the rains drum … Continue reading Did It Rain?
I broke my wife’s heart, shattered her trust and I can’t even drum up the energy to beat myself up. I just want to go home, I want her to let me in even though she continues to fight me, and that can’t be good for the baby, I’ll prefer it to this mental torture … Continue reading Torn Apart 2
I asked him once; If I ever cheated, would you leave or would you forgive me and stay with me? And his response had been a laugh followed by these words; Of course I’ld never leave. We’ld work it out, I love you, you crazy girl. And he’d twisted my nose playfully. I didn’t like … Continue reading Torn Apart
Living within the dictates of this world’s definition of existence. Dying with each attempt to match society’s image of the relevant. Loneliness is, whether in the crowd of 3, or a 100 times that maybe, But most disturbing: strangers in this society are our daily surrounding. A society that keeps claiming it understands we, Denying … Continue reading It Gets Lonely
“So, tell me about yourself.” He gives me this instruction flippantly. But he doesn’t seek a serious response apparently. Since we began conversing, I’d identified his real interest; One that his eyes declared before his lips formed a sentence. It really wasn’t difficult, he made it plain as day And although my face kept his … Continue reading Tell Me About Yourself
A kiss or two maybe? Because things have been too mainstream lately? So you seek a twist to your skirt-hopping assignments and deem me worthy of some emotional torment? I’d say thanks for the ironic compliment Of you being attracted enough to attempt making me a wanton pet But what’s this!? Right now I’m choking … Continue reading What Do You Want Really?
Did your father jump with boundless joy when you emerged in bloody hands? Were there smiles as your bloody cord was that night seeded into mother Earth’s womb? Did they drink and dance, passing frothy jugs of wine and steaming plates full, the day you took a name? Did you breathe our air, drink from … Continue reading Questions (on A Thief’s Birthday)
She watched her helpless self Torn in pieces of fire. They burn her, and curse, and The dying untiring, until she bleeds, Die, awake, trudge, and mourn. She gather wounds, and life too Heavy to take her into tomorrow. Unretiring counts of Aborted souls and cheap Blood! What is holy with hell? What devotion … Continue reading Don’t Let Me Die.
When we murmur and complain Quiet rules with Him For He knows the heart He knows the mind asks to know With acclaimed wits, It meanders concerns, Trying to figure out the many “whys” of life “Why am I like this?” “Why is my family like this?” “I have served You with my life and … Continue reading Questions God Asks
My head is bursting for it is full of emptiness My hands are weak for lack of work My eyes are so heavy from so much sleep My lips have been busy from speaking so much silence