NaPoWriMo : Day 17- The Night’s My Refuge

National Poetry Writing Challenge Day 17 to write a Nocturne. A nocturne is a composition to be played at night, usually for piano, with a tender, melancholy sort of sound. The nocturne should be able to translate this sensibility to poetic form.   My heart weighs a ton, the battle’s won, The night is long, I await the sun, I know…

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A walk at dawn…

I step out of the cozy warmth of the indoors, Into the dark, at the break of dawn, A wisp of the chill, morning breeze, caresses my face, And brings with it, a myriad sensations- The smell of the still damp earth, The sweet, sharp scents of the Champa and the Jatropha, So fresh,so pure, so raw… I…

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