Twenty years

Coddled and cosseted by her tender warmth, Twenty years and never a second spent feeling unloved. Time rolling away, drawing thousands of miles in between, Now, there is nothing he’d want more than that unremembered dream. ~Aishwarya Advertisements

A mere touch…

Unnerved by a mere touch, breathing jaggedly against his frigid skin, Her fragile heart found a rhythm as she collapsed into his vicious hold. ~Aishwarya

Paper towns

Flipping through the pages of her incomplete journal, I wanted to walk through the meadows, her hand in mine. I felt a sense of comfort in her quest for absolution, Driving through her paper towns, the lifeless dreams she once had. She reminisced in her walk through the dimmer streets, The underhanded corners in her … More Paper towns

Relentlessly real

I wandered into a dark alley, Caught a sly peek through the pleats in the satin, My hands trying to reach out to the wind, Guiding me through the wreckage I crashed into. I spent years stumbling through, Trying, with every drop of blood in me, Trying to fit the pieces together, Even when success … More Relentlessly real

Girl in the shadow

  I saw her at a distance, An empty smile propped up on her dainty hands, Holding her gaze, Still as a rock. I saw her eyes, her hopeful eyes, Affixed on the blinking lights, Wondering if she could ever dream again, Live again, breathe again. I marveled at the shriveled spark in her, Seemingly … More Girl in the shadow