an winter day

Such a music in this cold wind travelling along the breezes, ethereal with it,

Feeling of a new rhythmic emollient blooming around me, but is it real?

Dalliance to my knowledge only, in the deeply saddened embracement it seems lonely,

Oh dear, I do not brood nor the nature allows but again the love rises beneath the core of my heart

And that it may vanish away of my mind, any time.

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Looking for heaven

That day, that day I wished for a new life, a life carrying the sense of livability, having an achievement with flying colours,

I had contemplated my merciless livelihood and what I found was disastrous meaninglessness laying under its roots,

I prayed for a new hood having the compatibility of nothing more than my grounded ideas satisfying my bodily needs,

I dreamed of resting on a ground covered by the green grass missing the corrosiveness, the grass fed by my own hands,

The river flowing alongside the lane to my home, I walked through its waters, for that moment only my restlessness subsided like it had some healing chants dispersed over it,

I sat on the shoreline and saw the clouds flowing in a hurrying manner and in an instance mother earth found me shouting, like a child crying for his missing mother, like an old man sobbing for his past sins laying on his dead bed…

-Piyush Mishra

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