When You Are Gone, You Are Not Gone

By Tabassum Tahmina Shagufta Hussein Those who say about thee with words of despair, Merely weave walls of words- You are not insane, Oh my love, Talk to me for a while and bless my heart at times, With your pain. Sit with me, feel the gentle breeze, Can you listen to the sound of … Continue reading When You Are Gone, You Are Not Gone

When I am Stripped of Your Charms

By Wafula p'Khisa Sometimes I wake up and look at my bedside To gaze at you-- breathing softly as if you hold nothing against the world I stretch my hands to feel the warmth & softness of your skin But you grow wings and fly, evading my grasp, like dreams I desperately chase herein The … Continue reading When I am Stripped of Your Charms