I listen to streams that murmur as they run Compare sweet rhythm beneath cobalt skies To the fulfillment of inmost rooted thoughts Reminisce simpler words and softer sighs ― I open my heart and let you in; cause life's not measured in years but breaths.     Photo credits: Posted for Quadrille 16 @ dVerse Pub On … Continue reading Soliloquy


“May our heart's garden of awakening bloom with hundreds of flowers.” ― Thich Nhat Hanh Deeper than roses the expression of eyes Stirring within oh fresh budding hope  ― Halting, I stand in awe towards you gaze Utter but whisper trembling in the wind Love's both jagged thorns and petals pretty I smile as wisdom filled … Continue reading Prudence


I listen deep as raindrops fall upon heart Made a wish while dew was still on roses Tossed my hopes and watched them fly — Though I imagine only in my mind's eye In lonesome moments heard your voice As though reviving nature heaved a sigh Like urge that sweeps and gathers storm — In arms of … Continue reading Yen

The Moon

"I have seen the movement of the sinews of the sky, and the blood coursing in the veins of the moon." - Muhammad Iqbal I lie bare beneath the shadows Observing as moon — a ghostly galleon is tossed upon nubilous seas. Lost amid life's noise and whirl — I pondered as your voice invades 'Grim in swathes … Continue reading The Moon


Here I write Throw poetical wings to the breeze Each day that passeth, offer thanks For buoyant soul, and heart at ease What strange narrowness of mind is that ― to believe the things not known better than which we know. Let stronger muscle be that of will, picture barren boughs without the leaves ― Possess a heart … Continue reading Benison


I ask heaven and the stars above Oh bring me sweet fulfillment For I have waited eagerly ― To precipitate in love. There we stood along the pastures met I recall ― sombre but mostly silent Your wild, impenetrable spirit But then I wake, shiver with sigh Oh where m I? I m all alone. Box of … Continue reading Brawne