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Poetry Reading: The Long Road, by Shobana Gomes

Originally posted on POETRY FESTIVAL. Submit to site for FREE. Submit for actor performance. Submit poem to be made into film. :
https://youtu.be/NLmABDJjsac Performed by Allison Kampf POEM: At first glance, it seemed easy, I, the traveler on a…

A Love Story Like No Other For You – A Christmas Duet

On Kindle /USD2.99 An Excerpt from the Book: Sometimes she would look as if it was a natural occurence and she would just push that strand of hair back behind her ear. Then I noticed her little frown… Read More

Kids day reading! A story and A poem on Amazon

Kids day to read today! Read, imagine, learn.

Picking Up The Pieces

Where do I start? Where are the remnants of my past? I do not remember nor do I care, I am now stranded with the shallowness of a frightening present. — I was once a child, Even as… Read More

The day white collared jobs turned blue!

Is this how it is supposed to be? Me, after all that arduous studying, graduating, and finally a white collared worker, starting off with a reasonably high income, all because of my studious qualification, now, a confused, tired,… Read More

The Centrefold of Beauty

There are days when I gaze, at these gentle flowers, So consuming in their colors and fragility. It becomes the centrefold of beauty. —— She once stood on a rock, Uplifted by its strength, Even through her blistered… Read More

Stay Home, Stay Safe!

I wonder at how things have really got out of hand with regards to all the catastrophes taking place in the world right now. How did it all come to be? It is nerve-wrecking to know that Covid19… Read More

Sunset’s Silhouette

I knew not the beauty of a beholder, Until one day, I met him in the throes of the skies’ remarkable eminence. He stood as did I, between the Sun and the Sea, Our love, Immersed in a… Read More

Someplace To Hide!

Maybe it is the haunting Sun, It kept away at a time when it was needed the most, To shine its brightest, to lead with light or to simply, keep the dark away. There were days when she… Read More

Or, what of poetry?

Or, what of poetry? he once asked, Well, I said twirling around on the Sun kissed sands, It takes me to that faraway place, One where, there is peaceful bliss, an enchantment of beauty, where the weight of… Read More

When You Leave A Mark In This World

Everyone is entitled to their own way of living. If due respect is given, there wouldn’t be an issue that cannot be settled amicably. Religion is a choice, it is not something that is to be forced upon. I believe in doing good. That is religion enough for me!

This Illusion

I dreamed of roses, The picture in my mind,So exquisite, That it creates, An illusion. This illusion; It is found somewhere deep within, In pockets that hold love, So intricately, So intensely, It creates, An illusion. This illusion;It… Read More