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Category: Poetry

Carpe Diem #1254 Stairs of Nature

Wrote 4 stanzas using the Tanka form (5-7-5-7-7) for the challenge today. The picture given was a flight of stairs taken in Portugal. The picture brought back the memory of […]

Carpe Diem #1253 : A Thousand Candles

Seeing the picture provided today as part of Carpe-Diem challenge, brought back a vivid memory of a little girl I had seen on the street, in Hoi An, Vietnam. Have […]

Carpe-Diem #1252- Paradise on Earth

Wrote a 3 stanza Haiku today on the below picture by Jackie Ley of the the New Forests in Southern England as part of the Carpe Diem #1252   Amidst the […]

Dancing Bluebells

Wrote a Sedoka as part for the Carpe-diem#1251 challenge on the picture given below “Bluebells at sunset” by Inguna Plume. A Sedoka is a form of Japanese poetry which has 2 […]

Alive

Wrote a Haiku as part for the Carpe-diem#1249 challenge on the picture given below “Despair”     Lost them one by one, To war, to peace, to life- Alive, adrift, lone! […]

Parting Is Such Sweet Sorrow…

This poem is for all those who have to stay away from the one they love, in the name of duty responsibility or any other reason. Parting from someone whom […]

He alone can set you free

A epistle poem to Him. Dear Lord, I await my salvation, At the threshold of desperation, The cross too heavy to bear, Every cell stretched, frayed by wear and tear, […]

The Woods…they talk to me.

via Daily Prompt: Solitary I saw the prompt “solitary” and the first thing that came to my mind was the poem “Solitary Reaper” by William Wordsworth. Well like most people, […]

Stop Glaring!

via Daily Prompt: Glaring With news about women in India being unsafe, making the headlines, this poem takes it’s root. While the government continually comes under attack for it’s apathy […]

I buried what we had

via Daily Prompt: Bury Over life’s journey we meet people, some become friends, some remain strangers , some friends become strangers and some strangers become friends. Some take the journey […]

Sweet, Spicy, Tangy- Life

via Daily Prompt: Spicy Today’s prompt was spicy. Here’s my take on it. I have a story for you today, One that’s sweet and a little spicy too, One that will make your […]