Heartbeat

Why do hearts beat? They never miss a beat struggling against the rib cage? I have always wondered Is it because they can't talk? Or is it because... of all the feelings and emotions suppressed for too long Oh, if only hearts could talk... Have you ever wondered about this? This poem might sound silly … Continue reading Heartbeat

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six word story #88

Work beckoned her but sleep prevailed.    

six word story #87

Reading healed her heart. Slowly, steadily.    

six word story #84

Amidst library bookshelves, they exchanged hearts. Author's Note: Yes. I know what you are wondering. Sadly, this was a tale set in the pre-corona world. I have not been feeling very creative this past weekend. I have taken a break from the blogosphere which is why I am yet to publish a roundup, yet to … Continue reading six word story #84

Three Line Tale #20: Do not enter

She wished to put an electric fence around her heart with a warning sign - one that proclaimed, "Danger, do not enter." The ones who had gained entry had ended up breaking her heart and shattering it into a million pieces. Putting her heart back together was a task that demanded her to stay away … Continue reading Three Line Tale #20: Do not enter

Ripped to shreds đź’”

Acid tongues lashed Unleashing a torrential downpour Of words that spewed out Burning red-hot Tearing through The tender walls Of their listeners' hearts Like a giant active volcano, The hurtful words Flowed like molten lava Fiercely churning Scathingly hot Burning everything That stood in their path Leaving nothing but Charred, broken remains In its wake … Continue reading Ripped to shreds đź’”