Archive for ‘Venkat’

September 6, 2017

A String of Acrostics

by Venkat

Acrostic Poem – SWITCH

6th Sep 2017

Switch these eyes
Wild and naked
Into my uncertain lust
To make walls of breath
Carry my eyes, into them
Halved by moans

Acrostic Poem – GENTLE

5th Sep 2017

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August 2, 2017

The Home

by Venkat

​where thoughts bask

in a motionless dream

care not for the world

or wide jaws in white

a home of crocodiles

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July 23, 2017

Day 30 – Jogs , this Joyous World

by Venkat

​steps, they whistle

in the morning’s birth

steps, they chisel

the Sun from my Earth

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July 15, 2017

Cups For Each Other

by Venkat

​down frozen teeth

come foxes from your arm

eyes cloaked in red

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June 29, 2017

Hold Me Not

by Venkat

​hold me not

hold me not

for I am yours forever

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June 26, 2017

Half Lights

by Venkat

​these candles you bring

give me shadows half

to lift contours of  your thoughts
in halves

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June 15, 2017

Two Winds

by Venkat

​two eyes, they rise

two eyes, they kneel

in two hearts

they find none

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June 9, 2017


by Venkat

ants we live together

as light and fire

under the night’s hood

on seas from the cloud

ants we live together

as light and fire

under the same torch

our words make the wax

of the candle we share

June 2, 2017

Time, A Marble

by Venkat

time, a marble

in our tender hands

hands held enough, to hold

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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


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


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


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


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


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


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

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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