ALL OVER BARAQUAT (4)

“You are very surprised?” I could only look on. It was the most unexpected piece of information to be dumped on my lap that morning and I was finding it very hard to accept it. “I understand. My auntie told…

LOCK, STOCK AND FOUR SMOKING BARRELS

Lock, stock and barrels set Crouched low on a mountain ledge Target all set in rifle’s cross-hairs, ready to embrace a golden bullet Fingers twitching, itching and rearing to trigger No noise now, silent sound is all to be heard…

RAIN

Drip! Drip! Drip! Tiny drops of rain, Flowing through the drains, beating a hasty retreat Down, down it drips Deep into the soil it seeps Tiny drops of shining beauty Pouring down on the city Kpt! Kpt! Kpt! Striking sound…

THE BLOW

Time, At a standstill As I hear you speak the word That stops my heartbeat till I feel so numb and weak, asking God Why? Why must it be I? That gets it in the eye The shock and the…

STILLBORN

Oh! It is a still born It is a still born How do we tell Her? That her first born, A son, is a still born Oh! Grief and sorrow The unshed tears inside flow Of deep pain making all…

THIS DREAM

This dream, Peeping through multiple layers of the subconscious mind Gathering in the recesses of the shallowest pits In dormant form it continues to fester This hope, The last remaining straw for the drowning man So frail and brittle looking…

Of Love, Tears, Laughter and The Thread That Comes In Between Called Hate

April 13, 2012    7.36am OF LOVE Let me cry this cry Purge my soul of pent up frustration And of pain welled up from listening to all of you lie Silently, I have suffered in pain and damnation. Let me…

Kiss Me Please

September 29, 2011     7.58am Look me in the eye and see What it is you made me be My heart I wish you could see Bled thin from love that didn’t be. This heart fast becomes musty Pining for love…

MY CUP

October 2, 2011 3.22 am Fill my cup Lord When this pain comes full circle Let my faith in ƔǒƲ be my armor Απϑ my shield. Every time I step out my door Απϑ the world mocks Please drape my…

PRAY

Life, is a bum! Yet our best chum Just like a newly wedded wife. The world is no fun Full of tales of war, strife and constant grief Yet we bask in the glory of its sun, the swooning glow…