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Tag: creative writing

Missing Wings

She found it odd That she could not fly They told her she couldn’t But she didn’t understand why So she jumped from the highest building she could find She knew that her wings would never leave her behind . . Image credit HERE Advertisements

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Little Child

I’ve searched for her Time and time again She chooses to hide Underneath my skin … Eyes opened so wide Searching for what’s inside Where have you gone Little child? . . Image credit HERE  

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The Tree and Me

Not much difference between you and I Branches bare Extended to the sky Feeling the leaves falling Insanity calling And our heads remain high We’re not different, you and I Our roots extended beyond our view And we are judged by where we were planted Not by what we do We bare fruits that offend…

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Mornings in Baghdad

I remember when I was maybe eleven I had to wake up as early as seven, rush to the neighborhood baker He made our street smell like heaven The fresh bread gives me warmth on my morning walk And a lady sitting in the street selling something to eat Breakfast routine that I love to…

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Your Secret

You don’t remember falling But you must’ve fallen… reasons why you were born crying You forget what you’ve forgotten You think they’ll think you’re insane When you deny your new name So you shut out what you remember A haze of a spirit entering a body Energizing this entity Your secret is safe Even you…

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Colored glasses

He knew what was wrong but could not be corrected He looked at the mirror and hated what it reflected Images no longer compelling A stranger in the same old setting He wanted to die just to start again Then he slept and woke up a different man Glasses with no prescription Changed his perception…

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