Category Archives: daughter

(i’m)Patience

impatience, i christen my child as she warbles words withoutpause, eating mine in mid-flow, blinking away apprehension in casually caustic, daughterly confidence-over affection eternal. too used, is she to the shade of maternal fondness, unthinking, instinctive and irritatingly forgetful of … Continue reading

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I see wonder when you see woe and under

Baby, why did I have you? Is that what bothers you now?   Well, so that you could see the tulips in bloom, Be vibrant and sprightly like them, stave off gloom, Blue bells are also belles But only when … Continue reading

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Daughter

She sounded warm enough But why did I feel like I was walking on egg- shells, like the ones we used to pick on the sea-shore, her hand pressed into mine, in one grip-for-a-life- time, o, why did you have … Continue reading

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Maya- my magic

Maya– my magic We walked along the dusty road Mother and daughter at the toddler’s pace A fluffy ganache dripping un-had, Maya– my beloved point in space. The air was smoggy I wanted to lift her up, all snuggly; Protect … Continue reading

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