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Your eyes follow me around,

in a room full of strangers,

and I can hear your voice

amongst millions of sounds.

Love, they say, brings you warmth,

but I am frozen in time

when your hand brushes past mine.

You unwrap me, in the slightest of gestures,

remove the layers I’ve spent years building upon,

one by one, while I stand still,

lost in your eyes.

Someone I loved, took away my words,

you brought back poems to my life,

and for now,

that is enough.

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P.S. August 20, this blog will turn 7 years old. I know I’ve not been consistent here, but this blog has been a very important part of my life throughout these years. It has been a witness to all my failures, my love, heartbreaks, my growth and I am thankful for it and for all you wonderful people out there who have spent minutes to hours going through my life. Thank you. 🙂

2 thoughts on “Untitled

  1. Yeahh.. you are one of my old blogger pal Mona.. I remember reading your posts and have seen your struggle with consistency in writing.. similar case here but good too see you sticking around.. hope everything is going well at your end

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  2. Congrats Mona! You’ve been an old chum and your dedication is admirable always. Your words are always cherry and mint. This poem explores your talent as a writer and bringing alive expressions. muah!

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