When I felt the softness of your lips
for the first time and every single time
I felt the surge of blood inside my heart
as if it wanted to cry
like eyes do… unintentionally…
when tears overflow them.
And when you stepped back
without saying anything
seeing my face turning red with emotions
I always blamed myself for I thought
maybe I made a mistake again.
And when I collected myself in a lonely corner to
let loose all the tears.
They were all “motionless emotions”
making their way to the gutter.
After few repetitions of such incidents
I realized that they were the emotions
those used to push you to push me away from you
‘cause all you wanted were the -
So for this prompt I want you to imagine an item that you lost as a child, an item you treasured. Tell me how it came to be lost, how you felt, how quickly you moved on and then I want you to imagine finding it (if you really did find it just share the […]
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This week some good friends are heading off on a holiday through Europe. So our task is to write a holiday story. It could be a past holiday, a present holiday or even a dream holiday to some place or location you dream about visiting. Go where the prompt takes you and have fun. Please […]
Dear friends of MLMM, Welcome at a new episode of Heeding Haiku With … This week I have a nice theme I think for you to work with. I have chosen the theme “CRYSTALS” and I challenge you to create a classical haiku (so you have to follow the classical rules) or a classical haibun […]
Use above image as inspiration for a poem or short story. Alternatively, If you are an artist or photographer, use this as an opportunity to showcase your own work. You have 1 week to complete this challenge. Please credit the artist! When you’re done, TAG the post Photo Challenge and MindLoveMisery’s Menagerie, and add your […]