Archive for ‘Megha’

October 7, 2018

History of love

by Megha's World

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Our love is an illusion

a mirage,

like the sun setting in the sea

the light has traveled

from the past

to reach you and me;

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September 27, 2018

Passion (Micro poetry)

by Megha's World

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September 26, 2018

Fatal attraction

by Megha's World

“Mysteries of attraction could not always be explained through logic. Sometimes the fractures in two separate souls became the very hinges that held them together.”
― Lisa Kleypas, Devil in Winter

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That insatiable thirst

which rises from the depth of my soul

and devours me like a wildfire

this incessant need

to be wrapped around your soul

like an unstoppable contagion

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September 17, 2018

Pause

by Megha's World
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I’m getting enraged

constantly irked by the 

inconsistencies in life

bothered by

the roadblocks

ups and downs

and inequality

small glitches 

and bumps

and those 

occasional stops 

which hinders 

forms a patina

to its  

constant glow

knocks down the 

its ebb and flow

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September 8, 2018

Innocent

by Megha's World

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Clothes on the drying line

dripping and swayed away by the winds

they are empty

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September 7, 2018

Fruitless

by Megha's World

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And when you smile
And try to hide 
your giggles and laughter
And those tinkling bells
Which will sweeten someone soul

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August 31, 2018

Half empty/Half full

by Megha's World

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August 23, 2018

Lost in Translation

by Megha's World

“The quiet sense of something lost” 
― Alfred Tennyson

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I’m lost in the translation 
wandering between the pages of  a book
hiding between the folds
and sitting under a neatly folded
dog-eared page
waiting to be pulled

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August 14, 2018

Centre Stage

by Megha's World
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We are at the center stage
hounded and cheered by the million hungry eyes
ready and pumped to get
a piece of the entertainment
of their life
to get that taste of the bloodied reality
and voyeuristic truth
we have been gulping down our throats
through all this life

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August 8, 2018

Grin

by Megha's World
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Grin and bear it
bear the trickling pain
the harrowing death
which slowly reeks
from every single pore
of your body
pain and suffering
is a common trend
but empathy and care
is a phenomenon, unknown.

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August 3, 2018

Guidelines for Confession

by Megha's World

“Wait for that wisest of all counselores, Time.” 
― Pericles

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They say confessions
can absolve you
They can make you pure.
You will be pristine
as the seraphic soul.

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July 29, 2018

Reality ( Micro poetry)

by Megha's World

Reality

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July 27, 2018

Potter

by Megha's World

“She is a beautiful piece of broken pottery, put back together by her own hands. And a critical world judges her cracks while missing the beauty of how she made herself whole again.”

― J.M. Storm

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A ball of sagging clay in your hands

taking shapes

between the ridges of your fingers

getting knead by your

bony knuckles of the long taloned hand

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July 13, 2018

Attention

by Megha's World

“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.”― Albert Einstein

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Oh! the things I would do

to make you see my way

I’ll be calm as a pacing river

flowing gently towards its

known fate,

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July 5, 2018

Putty

by Megha's World

“Even the most
beautiful
of the stars
are taken
for granted
night after
night.”
― Veronika Jensen

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My heart is 

broken,

smashed,

squelched

countless

times

broken,

shattered,

splintered 

in million pieces

it has suffered enough

no amount of assurance 

and a lesson in life 

can keep it 

from 

shredding,

tearing,

breaking

How do you survive?

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June 27, 2018

Memories

by Megha's World

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Soft murmurs in my soul

those fleeting whispers

which drowns the cacophony

of my tumultuous mind

a break, rip and a tear

here and there

and emotions come flying

out like the caged birds,

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June 26, 2018

Immigrant (Micro poetry)

by Megha's World

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June 23, 2018

Live life to the fullest

by Megha's World

“One clear moment, one of trance 
One missed step, one perfect dance 
One missed shot, one and only chance 
Life is all…but one fleeting glance.” 
― Sanober Khan

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Oh there it goes

fleetingly,

swimmingly,

gently,

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June 17, 2018

Strong (Micro poetry)

by Megha's World

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June 13, 2018

Autumn-Takes away a piece of me

by Megha's World

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I stand here

barren,

naked,

those leaves on me

keeping up the

decked up pretenses

trying to satiate my

inconsolable heart

not to lose hope

and lose that spark

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June 10, 2018

Vintage

by Megha's World

“Take it from glass,
take it from goblet,
else take it from my eyes,
the intoxication, you will never come out from”
― Mirza Sharafat Hussain Beigh

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Distilled

to the perfection

savored for all the

good

worthy

joyous

moments

only to be paired with

the best

life has to offer

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June 6, 2018

Question

by Megha's World

“The only real conflict you will ever have in your life won’t be with others, but with yourself.”

― Shannon L. Alder
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Everyone,
everyone around me has the same prying eyes
the same question,
looming over their heads
for the eternal time

They are always in awe of me
how I have kept the held high
broken and crumbled
after the heartbreak
but still soaring in the sky

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May 29, 2018

Perception-a matter of discussion  

by Megha's World
May 17, 2018

Sojourn

by Megha's World
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I’m picking scabs
pieces,
leftovers,
little-little tiny pieces
stuck here and there
slipped and
stuck between the cracks
trying hard to get to them
using my bony fingers, knuckles and
what not,
May 17, 2018

Why I breathe? ( Micro poetry)

by Megha's World

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May 10, 2018

Perfect Storm

by Megha's World

“With a tide rising in your heart
and a gale rushing in mine,
we brewed a 
perfect storm together”
–Megha Sood

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Our wild emotions were brewing
slowly and surely
simmering and rising to the surface
ready to be spilled
poured out of our hearts
where it was becoming
a fruitless task
to keep us apart

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May 7, 2018

Lesson

by Megha's World
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Let me sing it back to you
the serenade
how it travels far and wide in the
strange lands till you hear
it’s an echo of your lonely heart

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May 2, 2018

Proof

by Megha's World

 

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I have read the fairy tales and
stories of love
for time eternal
they are as true as they come
if I could only believe
the prince charming for real

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