Extremely raw draft In response to a challenge by Writersprompts.net and Word of the day challenge (24th August and 25th August) She was something. She was clever. She held a pen between her thumb and index finger, halfway from the tip, and scribbled a wavy line when she was just two. She aced the alphabetContinue reading ““43””
Word of the day challenge by Kristian – Enclosed Side by side they lie in the dark, The rendezvous was earlier planned, A hush-hush dalliance is what they called- Away from any prying eager eyes, And oh! The tiny little whispers… Enclosed inside the high brick walls! Disregarding the recurring occurrence – Of disbanding eachContinue reading “ENCLOSED”
In response to August Writing Prompts by M and Word of the day prompt by Melanie B Cee As precarious as their union seems The Liaison was enthused by shared dreams The bewitching socialite and the blinding limelight Flashes and fluttering eyelashes, Picturesque life without strictures, Gregarious living habits, Pretentious vainglory, Behind the mask, allContinue reading “The Socialite”
Response to Word of the day prompt by Cyranny Although there was gracious plenty of food on the table, there was only one pair of hands to serve, a mouth to eat and one stomach to fill. Amidst the pandemic, hunger being dead, She dined on her own. It was her 50th birthday.
Written in response to word of the day challenge by Kristian. He who reappears at dawn as drunk as a Skunk and as sick as a dog, cuts a sorry figure hits the hay sleeps like a log all day along. He is a Drunk, sick, and a sorry hay-head.
Sonnet In response to Weekend Writing Prompt by SammiCox and Word of the day challenge by Kristian. Rhyme Scheme: abab cdcd efef gg When in my mother’s womb, She sang me songs, read me books, Inspecting her glow they all presume, I was a prodigy, by the looks. At two, I walked, cried but babbledContinue reading “Week #222 – Glow/ Word of the day – Driven”
A haiku written in response to Word of the day prompt by Kristian. Another new year You say it’s spectacular the past year’s obscure
Word of the day prompt hosted by Melanie B Cee This happened when – I decided to meet this one girl I found on a dating application. She was White and I was brown. English was her first language and not mine. But when I suggested that we go buy takeout for our first date,Continue reading “Parsimonious”
Using the word Terrified in a poetry. A Word of the day prompt hosted by Cyranny. You knock on my locked door, What an odd hour to show up? Tiptoeing, huge, hairy, heaving, you’re truly disgusting! I don’t want to open the door to you, Go away Oh Vile one! But, My heart – Racing,Continue reading “Terrified”
The below piece is based on my recent experience. It incapacitated me from posting for a couple of days. I was severely ill and couldn’t move. Fast forward five days later, I am sitting and writing, like nothing was wrong. Trying to use the word of the day prompt and also write a poetry atContinue reading “Strictly”