Poetry

Happy Swishes

Paintbrush in hand You trudge to the white wall Pushing the stool, there up you go I see a moon and stars in the dark sky A big black tree spreads its fingers Like a witch with talons Such Mystery! A light emerges In the inky backdrop Held by a ...
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Naughty Syllables

Hey! Just stop there You naughty syllables Where do you think you are going? Oh! Stay put in your place, that line is yours No, no, no, don't you run away Have just arranged you so Four, ten and back. Know what I'll do? I will glue you in place ...
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Lost Forever

And just today I lost her all again On a shiny moonlit night In the middle of a dark rain forest Today she was dressed in her best We unpacked her remains Teary eyes They tied the knot and we left her to freeze One day he banged her on ...
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Penury

Crossing the lane in well-clad crowd Could not see any other Feast arranged in a dazzling way Guest a host exchanging wish! Stepped out saw a lean boy Clean the plates thrown! Greed in hungry eyes Lick plates till no content More and more came giggling No notice of this ...
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Lost Nonage

I look for you under the apple boughs Laden with blushing pink blossoms. I search in the orchard amid the trees of orange, keno and sweet lime. Where are you? I wonder. Where’d you vanish? The empty swing, The merry-go-round, and the see-saw is bare; vacantly beckoning me, their souls ...
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Home

You found meWhen I was lostLost in a placeDark and tepidAnd in between sunrisesYour voice Came from afarAnd I came upGasping for breath And for a moment Even your light Blazed my eyesAnd I couldn’t seeThat the sunHad finally wokenAnd you took my handAnd led me away My past clings to my soulYet ...
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Penmancy

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