Petals Falling Like Stars

tumblr_ngmuctFuxR1txt22yo1_500Petals falling like stars
A fate much fortunate,
The date most peculiar to the unwarranted event,
Trees, twisted and grotesque, bear gold fruits, with zesty skins and bitter, thick juices.
Crimson clotted on cracked lips,
And eyes rimmed with black tears
Saltless and swimming with tar and rosemary,
She slovenly danced in the spritz of laughing rain,
Her hair in knotted braids and dress splattered with ichor–
Rowan fled the fast pace life
To bury her wilting roots, ingrained and hooked
Into the earth, suckingly sweet sap pumping profusely,
Lying woodenly beside her trunk,
Head buzzing with disease and her limbs torn and healing,
She succumbed to the killing of the forest,
The children of the leaves, and the moaning of the souls who were murdered in their sleep-
A menagerie of oddities and bumbling nitwits,
She was home, long before she fell asleep.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Confessions of a book-traveller

Poets Album

You are the poem.


Life would be so simpler and real If I could be free from these customary Ideals

Lebana's Journal

I Dare You to Figure Me Out

The KG Experience

See the world the world through my eyes. Words is one of the greatest form of expression. Let the words of me and my friends move you..

D-pad Joy

PS4, XBO, Switch and PC news, reviews, indie games and developers

Jalvis Quotes

Motivational & Inspirational Poems, Literature & Quotes Collection - By Vishal Dutia

Digital Passion

Inspiration | Innovation | Communication

MillionDollarGirl :-)

Life around a girl who loves to daydream, who believes in her dreams and keep going on...stay with her, believe in her! ;-)

The Mindfulness Educator

Reaching Beyond Academics

Urban Poetry

She's an Urban Pen spilling ink in inspiration and words.. A Digital Art & Poetry Wordpress By Linda J. Wolff

Book 'Em, Jan O

Ghosts, Tall Tales & Witty Haiku!


poetry from one who is addressless.

The Waas Blog

We all have an unique story....I want to share yours!

A Fly on the Wall Inside My Mind

Published poet on a good day. Aspiring writer on the bad days.

Lunnah. The Official Book Blog

an out-of-this-world girl, of this world, but not entirely in it.

%d bloggers like this: