It wasn’t love It was a perfect illusion Meant to keep me tied up to him To make me stay with him forever He gave me all the shiny things Anything and everything I might have needed He built me a huge castle, Magnificent with lack of warmth Complete with tall walls and moat around […]
Category: The Feeling Called Love
romance as we know it.
When I wanted to take lazy strolls and take things as they came, You wanted to run like we had a plane to catch You said we will find the balance somehow Even when I told you it was impossible, a hundred times. It’s not your fault Or mine That we wanted different things That […]
Reality Versus Romance
“We will be okay, right?”, he asked while looking into her eyes, searching for assurances even though he’s the one who is good with assurances. She nodded with glassy eyes, trying to smile. “Promise me”, she said. “Promise you what? “, he asked, twirling her rebellious curls which always escaped her ponytail. “Promise me that […]
Running my hands through your hair, inhaling your woody fragrance Caressing your nape Rubbing my knuckles along your scruffy beard Drawing my fingers along your eyebrows, your temple, Kissing you eyelids Outlining your sharp nose Kissing your lips Getting as much taste of you as I can Raining kisses on your jawline Your neck Lying […]
Will You Ever Trust Me?
You don’t trust me Your body language is screaming all the tell tale signs of a liar, still I choose to believe you and your white lies. Hoping, maybe you will tell me You will tell me what’s hurting you You will tell me what haunts you at night Maybe you will open your closet […]
O lover of mine! My heart is at your mercy, hope you treat it well. Although, hoping is the only thing I can do now because my heart stopped being mine the moment you took my breath away. Your touches soothe the scars I have had on my soul from multiple journeys. Your kisses are […]
Us vs. Me I could have chosen to be with you, I could have chosen for us to still be together. But then I would not have been able to be true to either of us, the only part of me in that US would have been my hollow body. It’s not that I don’t […]
I’m sorry I couldn’t let you in Because I haven’t cleaned the insides of my heart, yet. I haven’t packed the boxes of things which were his I haven’t decided on whether to cherish or throw, yet. I can’t be that audacious to let you stay at place That once belonged to him The place […]
It was a Thursday. The very rainy Thursday of August. When it was bright and sunny, just moments before we stepped out of your house, for a beautifully planned date. I really love the rain but I hated it at that particular moment. And when you came up with the idea of a stay-at-home date, […]
Treat my heart like it’s new, But from a vintage store near you. A heart which has its own cuts and tears But has its own charm, too. A heart which once belonged to someone, But now beats with the rhythm of you. A heart which once fell apart But gathered itself to be as […]