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Child Soldier

I watched the fireworks, entranced Not by the way the lights danced In the black night skies Like multicoloured fireflies   No, the chemical fireflies No matter how much I tried Struck me once as pretty Then at once as ugly   And stayed that way in my memory   I know people heard cheers […]

Musings of a Broken Heart

They tell me my brokenness is ephemeral That all the tears I shed are an expression of deprecating myself for your love I enervated myself replaying your unfinished answers to my questions in my head Hoping, praying That you loved me even for a heartbeat. That all those moments we spent together were not an […]

Agoraphobia

Agoraphobia-A fear of entering new or unfamiliar situations   How can I fix it, you ask. I am scared to tell you you can’t: it has gone beyond the point it can be repaired or fixed; it can only be healed, if at all. The ache in my heart coincides with a smile on your […]

The Last King

Bow down, King   Pick your head up,   In your own two hands;   For your hands were tied.       But I drew your sword   Your hands of lifeless gold, awakened   At the decision of my blood-soaked steel   Unshackled & Beheaded-       Your raw scalp mimicked my […]

The Pianist

White sheets covered the furniture  The walls have long forgotten the light  But the doors open today To bring a pale boy into sight  His Eyes have lost all water  Like a cloud that has rained too much  He wears his mother’s Jacket  In it he feels her touch  Her loving caress, her sunshine aroma,  […]

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