Alas! Why?

P.C :- Sue Vincent

Are you in a hurry?

Why don’t you just stop for a moment?

Tardy a little, let me interact with you awhile,

Are those secrets that you are carrying?

Why can’t I make sense of anything you say?

Tone down your decibel, let me hear you awhile,

Are those on the other side excited to meet you?

Why are you enigmatic?

Uncloak your mystery, let me feel your aura awhile,

Are you trying to run away from me?

Why are you indifferent?

Understand my concern, let me be happy with you awhile,

In haste you may be,

Numerous agendas you may have,

For a while,

Please lend me your ear,

I can’t travel as fast as you,

While you are gone,

Until you arrive,

I’ll be waiting for you here in eagerness,

Never disappoint your admirer,

Into nothingness as you go,

Part I, with a cherry smile,

Ever changing mighty wind.

151 words.

Thoughts behind the piece :- The last few days, here in Bangalore, India, it’s been very windy. As if The Wind is trying to communicate something with me. With, Mr Wind as my inspiration I penned down this piece.

Acknowledgements :- Thank you Sue Vincent for running the #writephoto challenge and providing this beautiful picture. The challenge is to take inspiration from the picture above and write a piece. For rules please refer here. Thank you all for stopping by and reading.

35 thoughts on “Alas! Why?

Add yours

  1. This is so beautiful!
    I had a similar inspiration this morning while sitting on my verandah, sipping tea and going through an old poem of mine. Will write it shortly in form of a Haiku, in response to this prompt.

    Loved your! πŸ™‚

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

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

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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 )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

New2Writing

KL Caley - Novel Ideas

Whimsygizmo's Blog

poetic ponderings...parenting...procrastination...

Word Weaving

A Word Craft Journal of Syllabic Verse

The world in my eyes...

The not-so-mundane in words...

Balcony Sunrise

A little of this, a little of that and some of everything

....Bilocalalia....

Talking about writing in two places (and times)

Benjamin Grossman

Starry-eyed Writer, Cautious Philosopher, Hopeful Romantic

SacredCircleforWomen

A place for women to be and become

%d bloggers like this: