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May 30, 2011


Like a star possessed By its own radiance, She lit candles Possessed by fear, Of yet another scar, Seating deep within Its superficiality, A lack of self worth. Like the Sun Burning in its own self, She spent every lone moment Poisoning slowly her soul, Shredded in insecurities, Joint only to fight Another layer of […]

Le Rein.

May 26, 2011


When Debussy was seeming to get nowhere with an opera he was composing, he put it this way: “I spent my days perusing the nothingness- le rein- it creates” A moment of vulnerability So candidly we shared It steered us boldly Into an oblivion So akin to Heaven. Then, Solo I free fell Into a […]

A talk with Diners.

May 23, 2011


Eh eclectic ensemble                      Eh player!                                         Eh soothsayer! Of five!                                                  Playing to soothe                           […]

Love for Words.

May 16, 2011


this poem’s been written for Magpie Tales, based on the above image. ( Dear books, Amidst all perplexity I run to you Long for you I chase you In dark alleyways In open spaces Away from clamor I run to you Long for you I chase you In dusted cupboards In sparkling boardrooms Amidst all […]

Mirrors Refuse to Die.

May 16, 2011


Eluding mirrors didn’t do the trick A face one drew for oneself Did, in time, retrace itself To the same sketch Mirrors show Only truth This time around Is more unsympathetic, Lit, at once, by cold souls lurking, All lights seem bias, as the hues fade…


May 10, 2011


This poem’s been written for Magpie tales: Even though His eyelids are shut In this fresco A hint of melancholy Catches my eye, the way He holds the birdie Within the heat Of his palms He seems to seat The birds, signaling An evening of talk Without words is awaiting Doesn’t it show? From the […]