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Depletion

How Very Meta, This Poem

dessicated of spirit and
vacuumed clean of energy by
the people-throng and
conversation crush

consumed, expended

nervous, then enervated,
and I still have to write, 20 more words

Self-Reflection

Cliche Clown

I am a jumble of cliches,
Each a plastic bounding ball
In a clown coloured box.

Arms reach,
Bent and dominated
By the barrage of round rubber. 114 more words

Postaday

While Feeling Betrayed by a Friend

My son cuts the rhubarb while I
hull the strawberries. We sing
scales and talk about hacking.
That’s a lot of sugar, he says,
as he pours the measuring cup… 179 more words

writing101april2015- day 4- 9.4.15 - serially lost 1

today’s topic
write about something you have left behind, it is not necessary that it will have to be something you miss!

twist
make it the first of three, the remaining two will be told later. 164 more words

Sharmishtha Basu

hidden colony (haiku)

The girls were at the family cottage up North for the summer and the local girls met up with them to go on a picnic. With packed lunches in their backpacks, off they went towards the creek, skipping stones to the other side. 135 more words

Poem

That Won't Get Them Back

You can stay in a loveless marriage for years

Claiming it is “for your children”

While they see the daily accounts of their parents

Not ever care for one another. 305 more words

Poetry