I’m alone Or am I just unique? One of a kind? I can’t tell. Is it a boon? Is this being mystique? Is it my mind? I can’t tell. Out of place wherever I go, Like a lily in a rain forest. This sense of being alone Just returns and resurfaces Sometimes giving me comfort… Continue reading On The Ground
Hissing summer flame — You’re right, it’s too hot to write This haiku right now. It’s sweltering out here where I live, and I tried my first attempt at writing a haiku when I really should be working towards my finals. Seems to me I always have finals only when it’s really hot out or… Continue reading My First Haiku
The flint stones were struck The fire began to roar Then reduced to a crackle And then burned no more All you can see are the grey powdery ashes The only evidence left today Of how our paths crossed And ended up far, far away. Tried my hand at writing something darker than usual today…… Continue reading Cold
Whenever I make a pun People ask if I’m high They listen to it (im)patiently And let out a long, deep sigh ‘How do you come up with these?’ They ask me with a groan I smile, shrug and tell them the truth ‘Oh, they just pop up on their own!’ Lots of… Continue reading Punctiliously Punny
If I met my younger self Oh, what would she say to me? To be calm, and unruffled, And to set my soul free? Would she tell me to look into the beyond To set my sight on sights much farther Than the tiny things yelling for my attention And to look sometimes at the… Continue reading What Would She Say To Me?
From an entirely unscientific yet imaginative perspective, what if time were personified? What if Time were to use Instagram’s Boomerang feature? Here is some nonsense verse I penned down…
Late night conversations Bursting with secrets too pristine To be touched by the hastily revealing sunlight Soft tunes that sally into the sweet silence Of the dark night An interlude of mindfulness and calm To the din of the day. An amalgam of novelty and familiarity Sometimes keeping me whimsical and awake Sometimes lulling me… Continue reading Late Night Conversations