Words have power

Fueling smoke with more incense, Or is that part of my soul, my essence? I smell it burning, slowing dying, But there isn’t much to do; Am I really trying? – I thought it was a blade, That would end my life.  Or maybe a car crash, Or cancer that would finally strike.  – Whatever…

Don’t let me lose sight of you

Our eyes met.  My sight met your sight.  And we held on for a moment.  Or maybe a eternity.  It was just one second, just one moment but a million things passed between us.  Or maybe it was nothing.  Because I was too lost in your eyes to formulate a thought.  And then it was…

Mother

She looks down at the child in her arms, apprehensively. The child is asleep: for now.   All that her child has given her for the past week is sleeplessness and misery.  She is tired and just wants to sleep- undisturbed for once, without having to wake up to those fitful cries in the middle…

Locked doors

I sit, here, outside an empty room.  It’s door locked, it sneers at me.  Will I ever get entry?  Will I ever get to creep in? Will it open up to me it’s secrets held within? Pull out those keys; I know they are in your pocket.  Unlock that room; let me in.  Why give…