Archive for ‘Venkat’

May 20, 2017

The Dreamy Glow

by Venkat

where lights bend not

when fires lose breath

where tears reach not

when leaves miss a hum

 

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May 10, 2017

Dreams

by Venkat

dreams, they hooted

from the panes of my heart

till owls froze in joy

 

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April 9, 2017

Life Unshaped

by Venkat

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words I write
yet I do not
till they wake
into a deer’s skin
breathing my thoughts
unfolded on antlers’ sky

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March 10, 2017

Flutter

by Venkat

flutter, flutter, flutter

they fluttered

my fingers, they fluttered

into winged sparrows

 

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March 8, 2017

Magical Woman

by Venkat

in your eyes

my world spun hard

twisted as a dinosaur’s grin


by your words

it became a smile

crusted on a cookie jar

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February 28, 2017

Life

by Venkat


Words, they became mountains

Mountains, they became words


Eyes, they grew into silences

Silences, they grew into eyes

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February 16, 2017

Nest of Wonder

by Venkat

fires, they gleam in rings

on your fingers, molten in amber


winds, they clasp as chains
on your eyes, in hollowed homes

snowfall, dance in buried silence

your feet, dream of voices to hold

waters, they clink as fireflies do

your heart, drip thoughts in the dark


December 31, 2016

2017 – Every Moment

by Venkat

rockets, they go as bullets

into empty stars

rockets, they swoop as eagles

losing wings of breath


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December 26, 2016

Moulds Polyhedral

by Venkat

I am you in every light

in every bone, on every night

You are me in every mirror

in every dew, and every river

 

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December 8, 2016

In The End

by Venkat

this path, of golden pebbles

has thorny copper leaves

in the end


this path, of a crushed heart

has a love laid, of fine arms

in the end

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December 3, 2016

Roses

by Venkat

roses, they huddle

      into red carpets

           to hold your smile

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November 26, 2016

In A Blink

by Venkat

in a blink

         the dew crept

in a blink

         the moon slept

 

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November 22, 2016

Of Folded Dreams

by Venkat

grass, of soft fabric

        gave me the sky

                 laid on a sunrise

                               sown in my heart

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November 2, 2016

This World, A Seat

by Venkat

when fires dance in the sky

and eyes linger in deep caves

when snow flows into the heart

palms in love with fired coals

 

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October 30, 2016

A Truth Resplendent

by Venkat

flowers


petals I saw as broken
when the sky was young
broke in my heart

till your light blew
resplendent upon tears

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October 18, 2016

Acrostic Poem : Music

by Venkat

Poetry challenge: ACROSTIC POEM


An attempt at double acrostic…


Melt your shivers in this heart of balm

Until stars in this soft pond hold you

Stir your breath on orphaned leaves

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October 2, 2016

Circle of Life

by Venkat

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the heights I grew

on my younger thoughts

 

the strengths I built

into my older feelings

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September 15, 2016

Bed of Fingers

by Venkat

dice, on this bed of fingers

found dreams to taste

snuggled soft

in sharp edges of sweet

and in warmth of bitter


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August 29, 2016

Roots of Amber Songs

by Venkat

grains of nimble thoughts

tilled into the silver mind

gave a thousand hands

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August 26, 2016

My Dolphin

by Venkat

waded we

on waters

sliced by laughter

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August 24, 2016

Where Life Sings

by Venkat

where thoughts thundered

this heart held the sky

and I thundered

rolling the Sun

under my shadows

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July 26, 2016

Spin

by Venkat

spin

     we do

and

     we do

and

     we do

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July 16, 2016

Lessons

by Venkat

Winds, in a caress blew

    leaves in new fears

Nights, in winds drew

    stars in new tears


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July 13, 2016

Sticky World

by Venkat

Stick me not

    Silky mountains

    Rivers of tulips

    You love robed, in white snow

 

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June 30, 2016

Petals

by Venkat

Petals

      of enchanting red

      of young white

      of shy green

      of jaded brown

      of tender pink


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June 25, 2016

Bugle

by Venkat

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Sounds
       they rolled merrily
       with tongues
       on these ears

Speaking
        they hurled silences
        of their hearts
        on these nerves

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June 7, 2016

Thousand

by Venkat

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The Moon I lit
         on my eyes
Gave a thousand candles
         on my palms

The Sun I set
         in my heart
Gave a thousand rays
         in my mind

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June 2, 2016

Eyes

by Venkat

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A fox
    head high, lips of a cave
    etched a rock
    strokes loud, killer teeth
‘This cave, dark as coal’

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