Posts tagged ‘suspense’

November 24, 2019

Mysterious

by Jem Croucher

Starting to appear now
mysterious boxes
their fragrance filling the room
A promise of something
that’s getting quite close
in mid-December quite soon

What’s in the box?
my immediate question
unanswered of course for a while
The mystery continues
as excitement grows
coupled with winks and a smile

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July 27, 2012

Exultation

by Sanchari

Hands trembling, eyes wide,

heart thumping; got tissues by the side.

You promised to write, to let me know,

whether I’m worth it or just too slow.

I’m waiting…waiting.

I keep checking my mail, searching for your name.

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