Sweet and Sour V -Bitter

Can’t Swallow.   Those fears I feared Reared up with vengance. Tonight my darling came And ripped my heart to bits!   Frozen in pain, I felt the words before it came To scream and lash out was all I wanted But I choked it all down.   Now, I can’t swallow.

Sweet and Sour IV -Crack

Wonder if it will last This thing between us the fragile shells we tried to grow Crack even before we started.   Wonder if this distance I feel is real Day by day we scramble for words As if to  hold on to each other When we had no reason to from the very start … Continue Reading

Sweet and Sour III -Bliss

I saw you in my dreams today A magical scene from a fairy tale Your arms wrapped tenderly around me As you smile into my hair.   I longed to kiss you so In the endless spell of your embrace But I stayed still and whispered your name A call you heard as you smiled … Continue Reading

Sweet and Sour II -Chicken Heart

Doom-doom! Doom-Do0m!! DOOM-DOOM!!! My heart thunders an ominous message. “Life is never a fairy tale” it whispered. Clutching the air like a wayward child I force rabid pain off my chest.   They say what an adult sees sitting down, A child can’t see standing up and giraffe-ing. If I could see the road I … Continue Reading

Sweet and Sour I- Wooed

I knew this day could come When I would yearn for you so much Like one starved for air   Was it not just yesterday In the quiet of the night When you so lovingly asked me To be yours?   Was it not just this noon With the sun streaming around us That you … Continue Reading