Saudade

You’re miles away and I want to portray that I’m finding my way alright through the day but I do go astray and begin to sway to the rhythm of over- -powering waves of longing, stretching like the limbs of a ballerina blinded by the beauty in the inevitable tragedy of  her lover’s melody. There…

After Innumerable Nightmares, A Soul Satisfying Dream

I was sitting next to him, on the floor- the platform between the stairs and the door that opened to the terrace. arms- wrapped around crossed legs as if such body language would cross out the feelings within.. fingers- clasping, only to unclasp again.. heart- fluttering and flapping only to remember that it had been…

A Book I Can’t Read Again

Originally posted on Weaving Wounds:
I’m finally writing for you.. it’s been so long that i completely forgot what it felt like.. I can’t say that it feels the same..it doesn’t and it will never; not for you and not for anyone else.. it feels like i’m flipping through an old favorite novel.. every time…

An Unanticipated Return

I think I forgot but it all comes back The memories come back- Your words Our messages Your jokes Our songs Your socks Our places Your smile Our glances Along with them, come back- My letters Unsent My confessions Unspoken My pleas Unheard My love Unrequited Everything comes back like iridescent blobs when I close…

Such Was My Love

The specks of dust which shone like stars Only when the sun rays sieved through ; The meandering crimson in the sky- soaking daylight Only to announce the arrival of another lapis night ; The whimsical falling star Only losing itself to the glint in the eye of a wishful child ; –such was my…

Lingering Love

It crawled down my thumb And up your finger; Receding into it’s shell As you flicked it away. Gone it is out of sight But like a snail Left a moist trail behind.

A Book I Can’t Read Again

I’m finally writing for you.. it’s been so long that i completely forgot what it felt like.. I can’t say that it feels the same..it doesn’t and it will never; not for you and not for anyone else.. it feels like i’m flipping through an old favorite novel.. every time i see it on my…