Simple naive girl

Simple naive girl

simple naive girl standing at a bay wind caressing her bronzed-red cheeks her skin decorated with chilling goosebumps She’ll be there much longer She never learnt her ABC’s she cut her locs and looks mad shabby talk is cheap, that’s everything she’s not One look and her face melts into your mind When a marigold […]

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Mathyr

mathyr

He just doesn’t know how to turn a blind eye to the needy and braves through the scourging sun to rain down favour from the universal angel of love         Tattooed to the back of his hand is a sketch of the world. He knits together the tapestry of lost hope. At […]

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Silent eyes

silent eyes

I was standing at the front of my mat with my feet rooted to the earth, much like a woman with silent eyes waiting for hours at a bus stop. Prudently listening and smiling, like her cares had been washed away with dunes on midnight’s wave and she didn’t have anywhere to be. Though she […]

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Delilah’s wish

Delilah's wish

She waited at the foot of mother’s rocking chair, next to the polka- dot curtains, cuddling her head between the flesh of her palms. Mother was 122 years old with the smile of a 6 year Mädel. Her silver hair was ankle-long and growing. She reminded Delilah of an orange orchid that blossomed in spring. […]

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If only…

if only

if only I had enough time to say goodbye to the rustling fig trees. that coax the aching silence of the moon. Auf Deutsch Wenn ich bloß nur genug Zeit hätte um sich von den raschelnden Feigenbäumen zu verabschieden. dass die schmerzende Stille des Mondes überreden.

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Her Connection

Her connection

Today she saw a bird, black-feathered, orange-beak it was and next to it sat another together on a fence. She’d never had a best friend So the pen became her therapist as well as her mentor She made the mint pages of a book, her biggest patrons. Her favourite blouse leaves a trail of ox-blood […]

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The Test

the test

After my well articulated post of taking it easy and letting life happen few weeks ago, I went ahead and did something absolutely rash last week. I signed up for the language test. the registration for the exam is not a big deal, I mean normally people register for an exam they want to take […]

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Unstoppable

unstoppable

God is such a romantic, he cuddles m e to his heart every morning and urges me to go into the world, he says; “with my spirit you are unstoppable” My Cacao-hue cheeks becomes flushed I am his awkward lover

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a story

a story

Tell us a story I’ve dined too often with corpses, with loss, and macabre there wouldn’t be grimacing gargoyles, or lustful vampires not one of sentinel wars or wallowing oceans and surely, oh surely no romantic outburst of uniting twin souls. I’ve grown out of love with melancholic poetries and jazzy blues don’t write me […]

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The Gladiator

the gladiator

When the gates swung open There stood a masterpiece In the guise of an Alien he hummed a soft hymn of hope Tho’ the birds chirped awfully loud he remained the center piece lean shoulders raised proud like a gladiator in Ancient Greece The drums drowns out his voice his calloused feet are weary but […]

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