CRINGE: OF LIZARDS AND CONSCIENCE

Cringe The lizard He is always there eavesdropping spying me. I try to cut him of my mind prodding taunting me. But he grows again snooping stalking me. I try to lose him in the hustle and bustle outside. But He lurks waits and peeps out when the light goes off when i am alone. […]

A TRAVELOGUE OF A SOLITARY TRAVELLER

Its a solitary travel across unknown worlds embarked thus to be ended so. Belted to my seat someone at the cockpit uncertainty and trepidation hangs in the air ever subject to the vicissitudes of nature. My transient relationships with fellow passengers some nice , some irksome often interrupted by turbulence. My emotions swing with the […]

MY NAME IS FEAR

Fangs firmly pierced like a thirsty vampire I unfurl the tongue Sucking guts To the dregs. A preposterous sycophant Fawning doubts Breeding them like maggots Feeding on decaying Dreams and Lives.

UNFURL

tethered to fear folding limbs like mimosa leaves a prayer, a plea. thoughts on a leash exorcised dreams pinned to the ground biting dust with spines coiled like cowering millipedes. Awaiting. to unfurl or be squashed. Unfurl

PAPER: A VIRGIN AND A PHILANDERER

She a virgin immaculate and pristine. He a philanderer filled with flair and conceit. met courted touched strokes and caresses letters of love ‘nib’bled kisses a mistake an error jilted. She tries in vain to erase to wipe-out his trace But lies torn apart crushed and crumpled with a gored heart.