Ft.Scars to your beautiful

//oh, she don’t see, the light that’s shiningdeeper than the eyes can find itmaybe we have made her blindso she tries to cover up her painand cut her woes away’cause covergirls don’t cryafter their face is made// as the world demeans tears, fearsthe true visions, emotions of onewanes like a moon, never growing back,faces are […]

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Fall in love with me

Fall in love with me,i’ll immortalise you,your smile, your giggles,your cries, your sobs,your strengths,your weaknessesIn my poems andtreasure them inink blots. Fall in love with me,i’ll show you thebeauty in pearls,seashells,sugar beads, coffee mugs, crayons,daisies, curtains,your palms andcircles under eyes. Fall in love with me,i’ll align all my stars,tracing path to moon,to live like greatlovers […]

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Unplanned and unedited #1

I open google docs and type this. I hear a neighbour yelling at the lean uncle who’s laying the road in our colony. I see a jasmine creeper dying. I feel heaviness in my head. My hair bun is heavy, I have to oil, comb and plait it before 6, before we switch on the […]

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Better Untitled

I don’t say that pain is absence of pleasure, pain isn’t that devil, as folklore says,it consumes one wholly like love, pride and confidence, this pullulating pain proliferates to every cell and consumes energy, power and strength.For many a times, I have been half in love with easeful death maybe with a single wrist cut […]

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Contrasts.

I’m not sure if fire and water are antonyms, they can’t exist together without a medium separating them (for instance: Vessel is a medium separating the flame and water while boiling), I used them here due to their contrasting characters. Also, this is my first attempt to write a Diamante. I came across this poetry […]

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