The Speaker’s Ordeal…

via Daily Prompt: Dilemma This poem is for anybody frightened of public speaking. Preparation, Practise, Perseverance is what all good speakers do. You can too!!!   The room is full, the lights are bright, A silence, like the dead of night, They gauge me with piercing eyes, A cough here, a sneeze there, the shuffling of…

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Just Want To Be Me

via Daily Prompt: Pretend This poem is for people in stifling relations, for people bound by love and for people who are trying so hard to live upto somebody else’s expectations…parents pushing children, children trying so hard to be somebody their not…for husbands, wives, friends.  Live and Let Live I can’t pretend anymore, To be…

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Daily Prompt: Silence

via Daily Prompt: Silence Away from the maddening crowd, Far from the traffic so loud, Away from demanding relations, Far from binding expectations,   Standing at the shore, I had wanted nothing more, Gazing ahead at the horizon, I had the battle won,   The air was still, I had broken all ties at will, Peace though, still…

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