Midnight Muse

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MIDNIGHT MUSE…free verses (Iinspired by insomnia) So,  that night we who were not asleep decided to let our ink spill,  and belowe are beautiful contributions…

How Long

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how long did we ache in the rain? how long did we lay in the dark? my hips acheing and churning, alone in my bed, i thought it normal to live as though on fire, i thought it normal to cringe from the dawn, to see couples and fear them, to long to feel human […]

The sound of my heels

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The sound of my heels Still sings of forgotten paths And of dreams deferred I hear her screaming Louder than the thumping Of my feeble heart for love Louder than the echoes Of your empty promises Now forgotten I hear her when the rains Are stuck And the sun scares the rooftop To safety I […]

Forgiveness Given

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drenched in guilt, for my paths led to sites unknown, my crave for bliss and peace drew me to shame and blame. A touch was all He lent, with arms spread wide to me. Run in, He called, for your shame, I came. Your blame I bore with my blood, I bought. A touch of […]

Red Splashes

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​She stood there a statue  bathed in lights of red beckoning on him to come share her roses. Roses of red, sprawled on the ally splashes of red, of wines and berries. He did come, from her hands he ate and have sworn to abide till forever comes knocking. Their love was consumated. splashes of […]

Abiku

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​ I am here, righting the wrongs of my past, I was here, I lived,but short I died, but here I am I came I lived I died, Here’s a toast, A toast to my rebirth I am loathed Hated, yet I come happy Bringing bliss in tear drops each time, Before my waking days, […]

IF by RUDYARD KIPLING

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If BY RUDYARD KIPLING If you can keep your head when all about you        Are losing theirs and blaming it on you,    If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you,      But make allowance for their doubting too;    If you can wait and not be tired by […]

Poetry: What Is Love

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FIGURES OF SPEECH HEADQUARTERS* _Saturday 22nd October 2016_ *_Love is a topic most people write about. It is probably the most universal topic. However the even best writers still fail to define it… Let’s see how far love can take us…_* *WHAT IS LOVE?* Read what various poets have to say about love…