Scars

You can try to pull me down hurt me with harsh words break my spirit set up obstacles in my way and knock me down but I will never give up! I bear the scars from all the fights and I wear them proudly they might make me flawed but to me, they are reminders … Continue reading Scars

A well-deserved treat!

Peace descends at lastcrime solving done for the daythe heroes relaxreward themselves with a treatafter a hard day's battle Superheroes need a break from all that crime fighting too! What better way to relax than with a sweet treat. I hope you enjoyed this Tanka 😊 This poem was written in response to Sadje's What Do … Continue reading A well-deserved treat!

The playdate

Carefree playdate Fun won over cleanliness Dirt didn't deter them Puppy and his human played Covered in mud, yet happy! This story was written in response to Dakshali's Saturday Picture Prompt Plate a.k.a PPP #3. The challenge is to use the given photo prompt and create an original poem, prose, story or anything related to the picture. … Continue reading The playdate

The watery cage

Watery glass cage fish swim about aimlessly safe from the house cat This story was written in response to KL Caley’s weekly #writephoto prompt. The challenge is to use the given photo prompt as an inspiration to create a post on your own blog
 poetry, prose, humour
 light or dark, whatever you choose, as long as it … Continue reading The watery cage

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/18/let-go/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/19/streets-of-manali/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/20/6wsp-roundup-10/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/21/one-liner-wednesdays-51/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/22/six-word-story-113/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/23/dark-and-light/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/24/6wsp-83/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/24/family-a-short-story/ Image courtesy: Steve Johnson from Pexels

Dark and light

Darkness looms closer and threatens threatens to pull me under under its thick veil veil of suffering and misery misery that seems to go on on and on, until light breaks breaks and shines bright bright enough to end end the last traces traces of the darkness wiped wiped away by the light the light … Continue reading Dark and light

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/12/six-word-story-111/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/13/time-obsession/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/14/the-outcast/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/15/six-word-story-112/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/16/hard-times/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/17/a-home/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/17/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-82-july-17-2021/ Image courtesy: Steve Johnson from Pexels

Let go…

I know you are hurting Struggling to deal with the grief It hurts my soul to see you desolate You may think That you are all alone now Now that I am no more Nothing but a departed soul I may be gone But I am unforgotten I will always live in your heart And … Continue reading Let go…

The outcast

She was quite eye-catching Her portrait was captivating Easily the prettiest graffiti on the wall But as time passed, she'd her downfall Scribbled over and torn She looks rather forlorn Her eyes no longer have that glint The scribbles over her are a hint That her best days are in the past She was now … Continue reading The outcast

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/04/twilight/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/05/with-you/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/06/six-word-story-110/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/07/one-liner-wednesdays-50/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/08/the-perfect-view/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/09/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-80-the-roundup-post/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/09/sunlight/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/10/time/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/10/6wsp-81/ Image courtesy: Steve Johnson from Pexels

Tick tock

Tick tock, Tick tock, Time doesn't wait for anyone Nor does it rewind And offer us a chance To re-live our favourite moments Time is its own boss The master of almost everything! The scariest of alarms The healer of the deepest of wounds One who can erase Even the ugliest of memories From our … Continue reading Tick tock

Sunlight

Hot, dry summer morning Try at it might, sunlight failed To pry apart the wall of greenery Diminished in strength from its effort It filtered through as thin beams Illuminating the tunnel of greenery With its golden beams The sun will always find a way to shine through. Light will always find a way. Darkness … Continue reading Sunlight

The perfect view

Cloudless dark night sky Stars spread over the dark canvas Gift the perfect view This verse was written in response to the Photo Challenge #373 hosted at Mindlovemisery's Menagerie. The challenge is to use the photo prompt as an inspiration for a poem or short story. Thank you, NEKNEERAJ for hosting this challenge. For the … Continue reading The perfect view

With you…

If I am ever stuckWithout even the slightest bit of luckIn the middle of nowhereWith no way to get out of there,I hope it will be with youTo keep me company all the way throughCome sunshine or rainI know you will always remainBy my side through it allWhen I am with you,My troubles seem smallMy … Continue reading With you…

Twilight

The golden rays recede Forced to retreat, to withdraw, As twilight chases the day away Drawing the curtains temporarily On the daily war waged in the skies Turning the tables in the battle between the Sun and the Moon, As the balance shifts From the light to the dark The Sun makes his way to … Continue reading Twilight

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/26/6wsp-78-roundup/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/27/freshly-inked/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/28/evolution/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/29/the-silver-lining/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/30/empty-nester/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/01/six-word-story-109/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/02/i-am-superdog/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/07/03/6wsp-80/ Image courtesy: Steve Johnson from Pexels

I am Superdog!

I may not look like Superman But I am a hero in my own right You might think That I am not smart enough When you see me Chasing butterflies or even my own tail at times! But, you see, it's just a facade All superheroes need a cover A fake identity to hide behind … Continue reading I am Superdog!

Freshly inked

The paper soaks up the fresh ink greedilyThe words sink in readilyBut my teardrops smudge themCreating quite the mayhem This post was written in response to Sammi's Weekend Writing Prompt #215. The Weekend Writing Prompt is hosted by Sammi on her blog - Sammi Cox. The challenge is to include the word "ink" and write … Continue reading Freshly inked

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/20/new-blog-milestone/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/20/the-castle-in-the-woods/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/21/life-a-celebration/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/21/pitch-black-and-the-seven-dwarfs-part-7-the-finale/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/22/saturday-six-word-story-prompt-6wsp-77-the-roundup-post/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/22/three-line-tale-44-without-light/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/22/cloudy-skies/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/23/shot/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/24/nasty-comments/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/24/the-best-gift-is-you/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/25/six-word-story-108/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/25/best-friends-forever-a-tiny-tale/ https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/26/6wsp-79/ Image courtesy: Steve Johnson from Pexels

The best gift is you!

Someone might be more beautiful than you Someone might be richer than you Someone might be more popular than you Someone might be more accomplished than you Someone might be smarter than you Someone might be more efficient than you Someone might be more successful than you Someone might be wiser than you These realizations … Continue reading The best gift is you!

Cloudy skies

The afternoon sun's rays Paints a canvas of brilliant azure Blissful blue sky Luminous and bewitching Spotted with white, fluffy clouds Wispy and fuzzy Like balls of cotton They sail across the azure sky Engulfing the sun Plunging the sky into darkness. Their ragged edges glow brightly Courtesy of their radiant victim Gradually, they release … Continue reading Cloudy skies

Life – A celebration

Life is too short Say goodbye to grudges and regrets And be a good sport. Don't waste life chasing after assets Happiness should come first Celebrate life to the fullest Make memories for they always last We only get one chance at life Make every second count Let light chase the darkness away Let positivity … Continue reading Life – A celebration

Weekly roundup!

Here is last week's roundup of my posts so that you can catch up in case you have missed any of my posts. https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/13/3lt-are-you-happy-now/ A Three Line Tale! https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/14/nature/ A free-verse poem https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/13/6wsp-76-roundup/ The 6WSP #76 Roundup post https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/15/pitch-black-and-the-seven-dwarfs-part-1/ A fairy tale with a twist https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/16/pitch-black-and-the-seven-dwarfs-part-2/ A fairy tale with a twist https://thesoulsearchersite.wordpress.com/2021/06/17/pitch-black-and-the-seven-dwarfs-part-3/ A fairy … Continue reading Weekly roundup!

The runaway

Running was what he did best And he did so with much zest. He ran away from problems And he ran away from quarrels. He ran away from responsibilities And he denied all liabilities. Never did he have to face consequences. He left all his troubles for others. He ran and ran, Avoiding one obstacle … Continue reading The runaway

Personified Impermanence

The God's of the elements wrap and uncurl essences of their perfume.The guardian angels of the planet, they leave their imprints wherever they go.Concluding we know the natural wonders and phenomena revealing and concealing themselves, we concretely assume.When the clouds' burden becomes too much, water returns to Earth, to nourish the parched landGaia howls for … Continue reading Personified Impermanence