You saw me fall
Glancing with pity
serving me fake words
of sympathy and care.
You thought I would
lay low and drown deep
into the realms of depression
and you’d tower higher than me.
But you seem to have
forgotten that my nature
doesn’t permit me to lie
wounded and forsaken for long.
Your wait will give me
the power to rejuvenate myself
Your indifference will make me
Rise from the ashes of despair.
And that my friend,you’ll see,
you’ll watch in daze
When from the soot and ashes
I rise as a dazzling Phoenix.
Read the lines, “New born’s shoes. For sale. Never worn” at a writing workshop and sitting there I penned down these lines!
The breathing flesh and blood
That for months I carried
All those unseen moments of love
Are the memories for ever that I’ll carry.
The little clothes, mittens and shoes
That for you I had gathered with love
Were not destined for you my baby
But some angel elsewhere would walk around in them.
You find me everywhere Yet you don’t know me. I am the carrier Whose womb nurtures you. I am the embrace Where you find love in every role. I am the shoulder That supports you in distressed times. I am the enchanting smile When I … Continue reading I am a woman – Poetry
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And this one I wrote for Father’s Day, which I wanted to share with you…
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