Stars twinkle brightly,Emitting Christmas lights,Glowworms glow like candle flames,Setting scenes of delight. All the trees that proudly stand,Rooted to the ground,Need no glass but just the leaves,For beauty to be bound. Stockings need not to be checked,For life’s a gift right away,And everybody we come across,Is Santa anyway. Some might gift us memories,Some might gift…
Sugar and Salt
© Shanyu Bihani 2020
Cosmic dust- an ekphrasis
Touch thisDark melancholy,With those paleFingertips.Whisper the wordsOf silence,With yourSanguine ruby lips. Bring colourTo the darkness,Greens, yellows,Reds and strands.Touch this voidOf vacuum,With yourGentle, healing hands. And in your eyesHold the stars,But, there’s no needTo rehearse.Let’s fall and riseLike cosmic dust,Cause we’re the universe.
Fairy tale moments
Oh! take a break, Pause! Just wait! And those running first, For once, be late! For those with mountains- Of goals to climb, Oh! Just slow, It ain’t no crime! Just think of evils, You have killed, Not prophecies, To be fulfilled. Don’t hope for all, To end so nice, Like fairy tales, Free from…