Archive for December, 2011

 

Blood

December 16th, 2011Posted by raksha

The bloodied beak A wrong move And they came down Pecking Like vultures… My loved ones? They would pull me up I knew But not before the rebuke, the humiliation The discussion The taking apart The razing to the ground And watching the dust Have a heart, I scream Heart, wisdom and support all at [...]

Tears

December 8th, 2011Posted by raksha

Tears I ask… Are my tears worth anything if the person it is shed for does not even know it? If no one I love has seen it If no one who loves me knows of it… Tears, you obstinate tyrant Indifferent to propriety or decorum Uncaring of my image Erasing my pride in your [...]