Haiku

Full moon night heralds Masked men in black to dance Under Autumn’s sky. Tarot cards, jinxed doll, Bargaining souls to attain Pleasure of this world. Impinge holes in brains With cellophanic f a c e s Nature’s arm destroyed. Loud hee-haws Spirits, Tumulting beats to conjure, Sniffing orphic smoke. Naked pseudo truth Sortilege sacrifices. illumination.Continue reading “Haiku”

Haiku

Life progress ahead Mauve sheets dribble hues of blues, Stories get unfold. She brings bright gospels Her fingers sparkle glitters Spring trailing behind. Love died when she died, She grew flowers and branches, Preyed upon by some foes. Sun shines but doesn’t smile, His moon eclipsed forever Sky shatters on ground. ©Aquib Copyright reserved.

THE BALLAD OF MIR’S DAUGHTER’s DEATH.

On the auspicious wedding night She told him to sleep sound & tight Nay! not with her but with flimsy, Car, AC, cash and bright filigree. Till date the Couplets are told, “Oh Mir! your daughter is no more”. He only forgot to give the white shroud, A body laden with red Lehga was brought.Continue reading “THE BALLAD OF MIR’S DAUGHTER’s DEATH.”

Haiku

Life progress ahead Mauve sheets dribble hues of blues Stories get unfold. She brings bright gospels Her fingers sparkle glitters Spring trailing behind. Love died when she died, She grew flowers and branches, Preyed upon by some foes. Sun shines but doesn’t smile, His moon eclipsed forever Sky shatters on ground. ©Aquib

Sailed away

Today I felt like a shattered piece of glass, something missing in me that kept haunting me. Now, my lachrymal glands have dried too. These four walls that helped me soothe are also crying, I can hear them. It’s what world has to offer me- Morsels and dead dried leaves. Those halo charm, voice andContinue reading “Sailed away”