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Waiting for Shooting Stars

13 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

Camped out on the beachStaying warm in blankets;Looking up into the skiesBlack but for twinkling stars.The crackling of campfireBreaks the night's silence;Smoke drives mozzies awayKeeps the chill at bay.The crashing of wavesIn the dark ocean is lulli...

Love

12 Oct 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Blackf16h

Love causes you to forget... Where did I place those keys? Such an emotion has brought down empires and made the closest of friends become bitter rivals. When you look into a woman’s eyes they can show you the world.  Deep navy seas of passion, stren...

Wandering Mind

12 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

With no destination it goesFlying off here and there;Thinking of this and thatEnjoying itself somewhere.I've been slacking recentlyWith a mind that's wandering;Totally distracted every minuteWhile the owner is pottering.Shutting off unexpectedlyForce...

Marked the rhythm

12 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments espacioreal

Negri was a girl of barely seven years old. Dark as blackberries. She had eyes like agates, staring between the thick furrows of her lips, a wild jet black hair, a wicker her smallness and a fire her heart.In the hut, where they lived like huddled sp...

The Call For You and I.

11 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Olawalium

The world is turning upside and we don't know itOh, maybe we know it but we are helpless to do anything about itMaybe we are not helpless but we are not bothered about itPerhaps we are bothered but greed has taken its toll on usMaybe not greed then...

I Miss You.

11 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Olawalium

I miss how I am when I am around youI've never been this way with anyone elseI miss the scent of your hair when I run my fingers throughEven the scent of your skin that fills the airI miss the tenderness of your lips on mineAnd the way you gasp whe...

Strengthen minds

11 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments espacioreal

In a forgotten town, between forested mountains and crystal clear rivers. In a humble house of laborers, Mrs. Clara, a midwife by profession, brought into the world, sixty-two years ago, a little boy, silent and smiling.After much discussion, his par...

As I Lay in Bed

11 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

As I lay in bedThe warmth envelops;Tiredness comes in wavesWashing away hopes.I close my eyesConcentrate on the darkness;Take shallow breathsFuture seems bleakest.Counting sheep 98, 99, 100Sleep won't claim me;Though tired to the coreIt hurts to the...

PC Illiterate

10 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments emily2u

In class, was the oldest,Computer literacy, weakest.You’d be in agreement,It’s the year’s understatement. So, this is a monitor, not TV.Well, I’m already quite savvy!Oh, was like a lump of mutton,Failing to find the power button. How I was laughed at...

Untamed.

10 Oct 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Olawalium

My desires for you cannot be tamedEven when I close my eyes, you are all I seeI dream of your charming countenance and beautiful smileI want to touch your lips and watch you shiverStaring at you is a delight to me, what a sightMy heart with yours s...