Forgotten bones

Sullen heartTainted soulExhausted spiritFar from homeA journey longA stranger loneBroken promisesForgotten bones Cryptic poetry from a cryptic soulFor each to takeWhat echoes with their own...Photo credit : Adobe Stock #authorsofinstagram #poetry #spilledink

Restless souls write

Restless souls writeAnxious souls readComplacent souls pay no heedAnd then there's me. Fitting uncomfortably in each space, while not fitting in at all. There's a blessing in being anomalous. It spares us the slavery of living by rules. But blessings don't occur without burdens, and the burden of being anomalous is the restlessness that it [...]

Poetry of old

"Poetry often belies the age of the poet, but always reveals the struggles of the soul. What we write of youth, applies to old. But most would rather resist it, Than bear the truth be told. I’m in love with life. But I hate the world." It's possible to live life romantically, you know. Despite [...]

Blessed are the few…

Blessed be the gentle ones who love too fiercely,Accept too easilyAnd hope endlessly.The ones torn between duty and loveOr responsibility and passionThe ones who sacrifice quietlyBut celebrate others loudlyThe ones who when sadFind joy in making others smileWho serve willinglyBut expect none in returnBlessed be they,For they are the whispers of the heavenly breezeAmidst the [...]

Life Awaits

Pleasantries aside, Life awaits. A release waiting to be honoured, A being of self resisting restraint, An expression of the soul refusing all rules, A delight of indulgence to tickle a child. Laughter Love Abandon Life awaits.