What might warm up our hearts?

What might warm up our hearts? What might warm up our hearts?Little joys of nature for meBirds measuring the sky in partsPuffy clouds floating freeThe changing twilight skylinebright streaks spread far and wideThe setting sun bright clementineMoon emerging like a shy brideThe squirrel scrambling for treatsThe butterfly kissing new flowersThe ants marching on the streetsDragonfliesContinue reading “What might warm up our hearts?”

Almost Baked

Almost BakedThe little boy loves chocolateCraves for sweet thingsPicks up a shiny clean plateAnd tries to pull some stringsAll he wants is a big piece of cakeLoaded with chocolate creamSo Mommy’s gonna bakeThe delicious cake of his dreamThe oven smells amazingThe baking is almost doneCan anything be more temptingThan a piece cake for everyone? ©Continue reading “Almost Baked”

Regrets

RegretsThose unkept wordsUnfulfilled promisesUnrealised dreamsFading memoriesPlagued by regretsWe keep moving onStriving to survivein limited time and meansClimbing the stairsreaching somewhereSpirit dead or aliveWho can tell the difference?© Taruchaya2021 April PAD Challenge Countdown: T-minus 3Prompt, write a “spirit of the stairs” poem.

The Burning Star

The Burning Star Light travels faster than soundThe sun brightens the universereaches where no one’s aroundonly heavenly objects traverseWarms the planets near and farlife thrives in the blue sphereThe indestructible burning starspreads light everywhere.At times like a naughty childplays hide and seek with the moonThe galaxies seem wildwhen the stars sigh and swoon © TaruchayaContinue reading “The Burning Star”

The Bridge to Elysium

The Bridge to Elysium Seekers searching for blissdon’t really want to missa chance or divine mediumto reach the bridge to Elysium We pursue what we can’t seeyearn for immortalitydream of a Dreamlandand try to grip slipping sand Although it’s tough to decidewhy grass is greener on the other sideBut who is there to blameAll mortalsContinue reading “The Bridge to Elysium”

Invention of Words

2021 April PAD Challenge Countdown: T-minus 6For today’s prompt, write an invention poem. Invention of Words Gestures would have seemed strangeStranger would have sounded a barkIf evolution had not brought a changeTalking would’ve been a question mark.I’m ever grateful to the personwho invented the use of wordsWe got an important reasonfor not being part ofContinue reading “Invention of Words”

No Matter Where

No Matter Where( From Boyzone’s “No Matter What”)Sometimes it will be bright. Sometimes it will be grey. The mornings will still have light, no matter where you stay. Sometimes you’ll see the moon. Sometimes it’ll wane away. The sight can still make you swoon, no matter where you stay. Sometimes it’ll feel bit light. SometimesContinue reading “No Matter Where”

I Want to be a Unicorn

Photo credit – WordPress free photo library I want to be a Unicorn,with pinkish purple hair, a pair of wings and golden horn.I want to fly anywhere. I want to sleep on a fluffy cloud,sip a cup of crystal rain.And swish my tail- naughty and proud,put my hooves up in the air again. Where bored treesContinue reading “I Want to be a Unicorn”