Solitude of Grace – Once In a Blue Moon

Sumptuous Solitude

sumptuous solitude

The sun has arbitrarily bowed

With departure framed waves

Encompassing luminous rays,

 

As I sit by the window

Watching the dawn emerge,

There lies a perfumed silence in my room

That’s broken by the ticking of clock

 

Perchance amidst my Heart,

A peculiar numbness rests

As an empty vessel must feel

And photos captured in reel

 

Deep inside, poetry is clove hitched

In the midst of my Heart

And my trembling lips are stuck

To extract voluptuous words

 

For I’ve battled for hours, darling

Yet fluttering like caterpillars

They deny settling on the white

Blank paper enveloped on my lap

 

Memories smitten by your Love,

Vigour and dynamic persona

Have kept me awake all night long

So much so that I blush in hush

 

If solitude is that intoxicating

Then I’d yearn to march endlessly

To catch one little reminiscence

Of our heartiest conversation

 

How I long for a rendezvous

With this sumptuous solitude

To write a chronicle of our fondness

But your name itself suffices.

~ Copyright © Surabhi Kaura 2015

Surabhi Kaura

Surabhi is a Poetess by heart and an aspiring Author. She has done her Bachelors in Paralegal Studies, and is currently taking the post-grad certificate in TESOL at the University of Toronto. Her love for writing poems has been her strength. She is currently working on publishing her first novel.

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Surabhi Kaura

Surabhi is a Poetess by heart and an aspiring Author. She has done her Bachelors in Paralegal Studies, and is currently taking the post-grad certificate in TESOL at the University of Toronto. Her love for writing poems has been her strength. She is currently working on publishing her first novel.

4 thoughts on “Solitude of Grace – Once In a Blue Moon

  • February 18, 2017 at 9:57 PM
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    Well constructed in fine poetic phrasing and word play. Lovely work again Surabhi, very much enjoyed.

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    • February 18, 2017 at 9:59 PM
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      Thank you, Tony. Just thought of publishing my old poems here. So glad that you enjoyed!

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  • March 11, 2017 at 7:09 PM
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    Awesome read and very much enjoyed…. you need to publish more of your older work.

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    • March 12, 2017 at 8:16 PM
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      Aaah! Thank you, my Dear Friend Kurt! I’ll be publishing my older work soon. Just tied up with some university assignments. lol.

      Reply

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