Layers

Sometimes we don’t know what’s inside a person. People are like onions; you peel a layer you’ll find one more.

Misconstrued realities

I thought I was only a child chasing rainbowsWhen you came into my lifeI paused on my run and realizedI was all grown up and then some.With you came safety, a set of rose tinted glassesMy world burst with more colours than just the green grasses and random roses.I watched a life from outside of…

Haven (2)

A dark and endless chasmTo let all those insecure, apologetic thoughtsShady cravings, shameful hungersNerve wrecking fears and self hatredCome out and take shapeTo concede and comply with their existenceA part of the mind, so twisted, yetAching to be heard, hugged, held ontoPining for a little life to seep insideA part of the soul, hurt and…

Haven (1)

It creeps in slowlyCrawling through the nightThreatening to drown me, choke meIt makes me breathlessA scary, initial sinkingAnd then I begin to driftA glide into the murkinessSlightly dazed and befuddled. It is the blackened depth of my own mindA space- dark enough to paralyzeMy eyes, from tearing upMy heart, from crumbling downNumb enough to be…