You

For a moment

I felt you in my hands again

But you slipped away

like the wind, like the sand, like water

For a moment, when I heard your voice again

I felt as if I heard silence after all these years of noise

As if I was listening to the real me, reflected in your calming self

For a moment when I felt you close again

I felt a surge of happiness which I had forgotten to exist

I felt an excitement too hard to resist

And then you slipped away

You ask me to stop, to breathe, you are my breath, you have always been

And now you slip away

You for me are time, do not stop, be there with my steps, be there in every rhyme

Peacock Blues: Poornima Sardana

Peacock Blues: Poornima Sardana

Advertisements

About poornimasardana

Travel and Observations acquaint me with the Existent Pluralities around us and I wish to share those. I indulge in narratives (illustrations, words and pictures), it being my most cherished pursuit.
This entry was posted in kahaniyan, people, poetry and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s