Split into two, the pieces lie strewn
Lovers hearts cry anew
From wounds healed and fresh
Each day a struggle for breath
Intertwined across distances of time and space
A single unseen thread knots them
into a similar fate.
How will they ever stay away?
An idea loops around infinity
walking on the rings of Time
as they curl one up on the other
in a continuum of endless space.
Stars,the pinpoints of its eureka moments dot the black void.
The idea makes its way across heart shaped comets blazing in ardour in a timeless race.
Riding on infinity waves, reachs shores of invisible planets, wondrous in their make.
All it wants is a home, a place to just be,
Imagine, an idea dipped in infinity looking for an anchor in the mindscape
Swathed in imaginations unlimited, it wants a shape, the drapes of solidity in words.
So as to stay, shout out aloud what it always wants to say.
Whisper secrets of ages to oceans tumultuous with life,
Winds wild seek pearls of these waters to enchant lands in its reach
Think of what will be….
Black and white are not
fleeting moments of life,
Shades of grey stray onto paths
making play, as footsteps of the ages
walk steep trodden steps,
The living, ghosts of time past,
rubbing shoulders, hollow eyes stare into nothingness.
For it is Fate’s game, leaving imprints whiff like,
reasons, which seasons,
why, not why.
The Grey clouds horizons
as far as the eye can see.
Lines of words rain down,
jostling for a say.
Drenched in so much of meaning,
who can see?
All go separate ways.
In all the crawling of deepest fears that play buried in the mind sands, we churn the grist , make the skies turn around in all directions. The moon out in the day , the sun hiding in the night.The stars fall on to the ground and flowers bloom in the skies.Trees sprout in the clouds, waving their branches in the gusts of wind.Ocean waters splash in little droplets that turn into rainbows running to the vast yonder. Land turns into blue skies that morph into comets with flaming tails spiralling through galaxies and black holes, leaving seeds of new beginnings.The clouds scurry to dissipate into wisps of dreams.Dreams that look for fertile lands filled with tears of faith.The faith that transforms into gentle rivers with miles to go before the ocean gathers them to sprinkle as fairy dust. Fairy dust that waits for the queen of the night to walk into her realm of dark corners and shadows.Of nightmares and knocking cupboards, rattling windows.To drive them away with wands of light.Memories string into knots of thoughts that follow weather-beaten paths of sea splashed cliffs. The paths of time.Moss covered , web patterned , so stuck are we in them.Struggle and you will be in the stillness of no breath.So make all upside down, there is no coming back around.That way, maybe you will survive.
Feeling pretty good about myself
I set out on a quest
Ha ha! That was said in jest
Me , a quest?
I rather sleep and rest
But that was a while ago
The happy vibes and go ahead attitude
the cold weather jinns got to me
Been sick and grumbly
Cold and sweaty
Am not fine, not all is sunshine
Waiting for the spell to break
I stay awake, miserable
So under the weather!!
Coughing and sneezing away
Oh boy! What a day🤒🤧
The darkness plays hide seek.
Slipping in between light and shadows,
crawls around on all fours, a sleight of cunning deceit.
Revelling in minds sad bereft of hope while,
Smouldering fires of Time devour moments so missed, regretted.
To ashes are remnants of love buried in beating hearts.
Choking on them till the days last.
Time doesn’t wait, darknesses wait to set upon the uneasy souls.
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Watch the lines you write
as they curl up to encircle you,
they are of your own making.
Step aside if their truth you cannot believe.
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