Poetry

The Taste of Black (A Poem)

Bitter to the tongue; like over-brewed coffee or ninety percent dark chocolate, a heavy lump down my throat, I crave for sweet water. Not too hard to describe, but not too easy to understand. Like blood, just not sweet. The metallic taste everyone knows, but no one can bear. An addiction, an overdose, never tiring, […]

Poetry

Grandma’s Kitchen (A Poem)

Yellow cabinets, like sunflowers are planted on top of floral walls, the sink is clean; the lemon scent still lingering in the corners,  the cooker whistles, and the sound echoes excitedly, bringing smiles to the waiters, making Grandma herself hurry to the stove.  The smell of meat overpowers everything; as every second passes by, our […]

Poetry

Out of Reach

“The sea divides us, The path is long, narrow and tiring. I am low on cash, But my heart is filled with your memories. I try to find ways to reach you, But all in vain. I want to surprise you, See the disbelief expression on your face, And thereupon hug you tightly without turning […]

Poetry

Hell’s Keeper (A Poetry)

“The smell of blood is strong under my nose, Butchered bodies, bloody chains and hooks sting my eyes. I’ve been chasing the culprit for almost a year, However, as each minute passes, his murders are more gruesome; I’m trembling out of fear. I might not be the best detective there is in this Bureau, But […]

Poetry

Rainbow (A Poetry)

“You move like a swan,  graceful, and light. Your voice reaches thousands,  be it mid-day or midnight. Your smile brings joy to those saddened by their lives, they soon forget what the melancholy, it’s now in their archives. Your presence is all we need to keep us moving forward, because some of us have are […]

Poetry

Soul Mates (A Poetry)

“will i ever be able to see you? sleeping, talking, dancing like there’s no tomorrow? will i ever be able to be near you? walking, crying, playing like there’s no tomorrow? oh, how i long to just hear you laugh, to just see that smile of yours that lights up my heart,  and brings sparks […]