Pampered, warm and safe In this greenhouse. Peeping through the glass walls, What a temperstuous world outside. Unable to stretch or grow any further, I envy those spreading wings in the sky. They soar, they drop. They slide with the wind, they struggle in precipitation. To fly on my own accord, Or to stay indulged.… Continue reading The Paradox
Sole dancer on stage, I presented every drop of my sweat to the audience. Some looked, with a smirk. Some scorned, and left. Seated so comfortably, Your appreciative eyes never left me. The only one left, Your attention grew. Eyeing you, I danced. For you and only you, I danced on. You stood up. I… Continue reading The Audience
Summery passion ceased as summer passed. Fire frozen in midair. Promises descended into the underground. Icy. Shuddering. Swallowed by blocks and cubes, hopes shattered. Thought to be doomed. The golden sun did not believe in insolubility. Subsequent to the longest winter came the warmest spring.
What I have is the worst I would rather have none Every night before I go to sleep I make a wish I wish tomorrow when I wake up The monster would be gone forever Every night I make this wish Every single night
Still, frosty, hard Locked in the zone Bound in the time Your heart takes a whole lot of effort To beat To pump consciouness And rationality Back to your immoblised brain So cold The only thing working in you Is your frozen heart
No one ever shows me how to fly Or teaches me how Confused, I seek help from outside I ask, I read, I watch I take off Soaring, I look back down To see my little brother’s gaze And realise he now has a role model to look up to
Not far away Guarding me Umbrella over my head Arms stretched out lest I fall I can’t tell if you are visible or invisible I can feel you but I can’t see you Maybe I can, but I don’t want to There, you exist, that I’m sure Protecting me With your shattered heart