Variety is the spice of life

When I was just a child Adulting seemed fascinating. It seemed like A tempting bowl of candy Within my line of sight That I just couldn't reach. But as an adult, I realised that Looks can be deceiving. Life isn't an easy ride. It's an epic rollercoaster ride, A crazy mix, Of happiness, sadness, Anger, … Continue reading Variety is the spice of life

Grief

Grief is a powerful feelingThey say it has seven stagesI don't know about thatBut I strongly believeThat grief is like the waves,In a turbulent sea.It comes and goesBut it sustains,In a never-ending manner.It grips your heart,Forces you to haveUps and downsOver and over again.It creates new woundsBut often, grief rips openOld healed wounds too.No matter … Continue reading Grief

Love Interrupted

The hall was decorated wellLit with strings of fairy lights,Lined with rose petals,Hearts and candles galore,Leading up to a small tableCovered with a white lace clothA ring of fragrant roses,And a bottle of perfumeClaimed the centre of the tableRoses were her favouriteAnd so was the "Flowerbomb" perfumeWhich was strategically placedTo hide a tiny velvet jewel … Continue reading Love Interrupted

Time

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 Time

Hidden in plain sight

I have been hereFor a long whileI'm nearly as oldAs these hills themselvesI have seen these hills transformFrom young mountainsTo a lush green expanseThough I exist in plain sightI am virtually invisiblePeople only notice meWhen I cross the invisible boundaryThat they have set for meThey tread upon me,Over and over againUntil their well-tread pathsCarve out … Continue reading Hidden in plain sight