REBLOG: Come Closer

Where are you?Why does your spirit call like a dying man?Why is your candle dim like a light far away?I can feel your faint breaths.But this dark blanket does not allow me to find you. I felt your heart beating a moment ago.And your fingers brushed through my skin,Yet you are like a passing wind.MyContinue reading “REBLOG: Come Closer”

Mama, You Never Taught Me To Love Myself

Not so long ago, I was a small child.I looked up to you, I tagged along.Not too long ago, I was a little girl.And I cried daily over matters of no weight.Yet, you never showed me your tears,Whether you cried in litres, jugs or tanks.Mama, you placed me before your needs.You never told me toContinue reading “Mama, You Never Taught Me To Love Myself”

Yes, We Are Broken

They said that in the mind of every poet,There lies depression, brokenThey said maybe love never felt or a love despised.That these weavers of words are shattered wares.Maybe neglected wives or dishonored husbands. They say that behind every great writer..Is a broken past, a trail of pain.They said writers are lonely and introvertedThat our onlyContinue reading “Yes, We Are Broken”

The Heroes of the Kingdom

The heroes of the kingdom,Seekers of peace and happy living.The fighters of freedom…Bleeding red and white for the beauty of the kingdom. The heroes serve the king,Seated high and mighty on his molten gold.He kills and fills and feels.And he wants more of the molten goldSo he sinks and drowns and drinks.Then he sends theContinue reading “The Heroes of the Kingdom”