Finding Solace

Finding solace In the wrong place At the wrong time No, I’m not crying But there is a part Inside of my soul That’s broken down Just need to let go Finding solace Among the stars In crowded bars In the open skies In unfruitful denial In the hope of a future In wanting toContinue reading “Finding Solace”

Four Letters Don’t Spell Love

Before you drive right in, I just want to warn you, I’m about to say some controversial things. Don’t hold them against me; I’m only writing what I know and using my experiences and observations to form opinions. My thoughts run a bit long and a little bit wild, but hey, can’t hold back aContinue reading “Four Letters Don’t Spell Love”

The Trials of a Twenty-Something (over)Thinker

Now that you’re here, it would be great if you could take a minute and tap on the icon below and check out some words I’ve thrown together in an attempt to coherently express my ideas about love! Click here to navigate through the deliriums induced by romcoms.

the aesthetics from heartbroken eyes

Free

It wasn’t meBut it wasn’t you eitherI wish it wereBecause now I blame neitherMe? My kind of loveIs overwhelmingAnd you were so caught upPlaying the unscathed and disbelievingFriend to my JulietTo look at my loveBeyond your mindsetAnd so I free you from the guiltI hope that you never felt

Identity Crisis

When I look into the mirrorAnd I see those hollow eyesI feel something in me stirLike a feeling of love deprived There’s something to be saidAbout believing in your own karmaBut where do you put that misplaced faithWhen you don’t know who you are A case of mistaken identityRevealing itself after ages flown byNo timeContinue reading “Identity Crisis”

Him & Her

It wasn’t often that she would break down and cryWhen she did the question was always why? Because she was strong and her strength made her seemLike nothing could ever affect her – not even he He could make her smile when she needed it the mostHe would wake her up every morning with butterContinue reading “Him & Her”

The Anti-Romance

Don’t read aheadif you’re inclined toromance and love storiesand if you do thendon’t hold it against me. CigarettesInTheSand Fairy tales begin withOnce upon a timeBallads usually haveA synchronised rhymeRom-coms are madeFor you to smileShed a few tearsAnd live in denial Poetry is the stuffWe can’t verbaliseChapters are full ofWords stitched rightBooks tell storiesWith added spiceRomanceContinue reading “The Anti-Romance”

Words Don’t Make It True

I moved on and I said it out loudThen why does the sight of yourFace turn that decision around I forced myself to forget I loved youThen why is it that the simple mentionOf your name makes that seem untrue I knew that I couldn’t keep doing thisTo myself and so I wrote a poemContinue reading “Words Don’t Make It True”

Love is Love

The kind of love you see in Karan Johar films (I’m talking about the ones from the 2000s which all started with K), that’s the kind of love I believe in. It’s the all-consuming love, the fairy-tale one, which makes your heart beat faster and heavier but makes your spirits soar. Butterflies in your belly,Continue reading “Love is Love”