Butterflies perched upon lashes
The dark in my eyes is engulfing all
Stars in yours
A hiccup stung the memory of you
I knit a bag of lies to carry on
Shapely shoulders
Disproportionate bones break like
Twigs under weightless traumas

My poem has been published on an online collective started by one of my absolute favorites! Do check it out and the other poems that will entice you with their surreal beauty & vivid imagination.



  1. Wow – simply gorgeous – well done

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    1. Nameera says:

      Thanks a ton!!

      Liked by 1 person

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