Sunday, September 30, 2012

It Grew Newer Wings..

Written for

Prompt: Absent

It Grew Newer Wings..

Absent-minded I;
had left my spirit there where
it was trampled with..

It was trampled with;
Thank God it grew newer wings
to return to me..

To return to me
happier and glowing purer;
what else I need

What else I need;
attracting happier spirits
like yours gives me joy..


Saturday, September 29, 2012

Will She Be Herself?

September 30, 2012

Prompt: Free
( Thank God, it's free)

Will She Be Herself?

She is a daughter
a sister, a wife , a mother;
will she be herself

Will she be herself
she has often wondered;
silent skies listen

Silent skies listen
ah, whenever she looks up;
no, free answers fall

No free answers fall;
she continues to strive, ah
'She' of my haiku…


My ode to women culminates with the prompt
from Rachana..whose name translates into 'Creation'
Hope Creation finds my final Ode to 'She'..worthy..


Friday, September 28, 2012

Her Heart A Battlefield..

September 29, 2012 Prompt: Battlefield

Her Heart A Battlefield..

Work and life;
battle between her
mind and soul

mind and soul;
Everyday battles rage
in her heart

Her heart;
a bleeding

shine and glow and smile
tiny footprints

Tiny footprints;
no more battles , no

No Battlefield;
little hearts now dwell in
her happy heart..


It was a battle of my nerves..have I succeeded in saying
what I want let me know...your love encourages.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

She Waltzes Through Life..

Written for Haiku Heights
September 28, 2012 Prompt: Waltz

She Waltzes Through Life..

Shadow lengthens not;
yes, walking on a tight rope
she waltzes through life

She waltzes through life;
sun, moon, stars, trees and flowers
fail to catch her rhythm

Fail to catch her rhythm;
 a wife and a mother too,
she waltzes through life..


Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Her Glowing Footprints..

September 27, 2012 Prompt: Footprints

Her Glowing Footprints..

Some happy, some sad
some wondering, some laughing;
her glowing footprints..

Her glowing footprints
tell tales of life well lived;
gleaming eyes reflect

Gleaming eyes reflect,
my mom smiles in her photo;
footprints on my heart..


Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Dreams Become Water...

September 26 Paper Boat

Dreams Become Water...

Streams flow from her eyes;
oh, she floats a  paper boat
loaded with her dreams


Loaded with her dreams
the paper boat sinks slowly;
dreams become water


Monday, September 24, 2012

No Sleep In Her Eyes..

September 25, 2012  Prompt: Sleep

No Sleep In Her Eyes..

Blooms of fragrant dreams
float in empty space, waiting;
no sleep in her eyes

No sleep in her eyes;
float in empty space waiting,
blooms of fragrant dreams..


Sunday, September 23, 2012

No Paradoxes

Haiku Heights : Paradox
One Single Impression : Halcyon

No Paradoxes..

Those halcyon days;
she never smiled when sad,
no paradoxes

No paradoxes
her shadows dance even now
when Sun shines in sky..


Saturday, September 22, 2012

Hummingbird , Her Guide..

September 23  Prompt: Hummingbird

Hummingbird , Her Guide..

Flapping wings of love
she balances work and life;
sweet sound of her hum

Sweet sound of her hum
keeps him cheery in his place;
hummingbird , her guide


Friday, September 21, 2012

She Is Reborn Too..

September 22, 2012 Prompt: Birth

She Is Reborn Too..

A bunch of blessings
gets lovely wings for a flight;
birth of an angel….

Birth of an angel;
pain, tears of joy and a smile
she is reborn too..


Thursday, September 20, 2012

Her Glow Says It All..

September 21, 2012  Prompt: Glory

Her Glow Says It All..

Ah, her moon-lit face
reflects glory of the Sun;
stars blink naughtily

Stars blink naughtily;
she covers her face with hands
blushing in glory;

Blushing in glory
of a pure untouched soul;
her glow says it all

Her glow says it all;
Sky joins glorious Earth to
bless the mom to be…


My humble salute to womanhood and the glory of all that is motherly...

Sharing with Rebecca's Haiku My Heart... .on Friday..

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

She Rolls Up Some Stars..

September 20, 2012  Prompt: Lights

She Rolls Up Some Stars..

Flashing lights;
she finds her own ‘self’
outside her

Outside her
a glittering world;
dark inside

Dark inside,
stars shine in her eyes;
mind lights up

Mind lights up;
she rolls up some stars,
inside shines…

Inside shines;
with a life time gone,
she is there..


Tuesday, September 18, 2012

She Can’t Be An Island

September 19, 2012 Prompt: Island

She Can’t Be An Island

A mother, a wife,
she can’t be an island;
He roars like a sea

He roars like a sea,
she turns into an island;
so vulnerable

So vulnerable ,
waves of pride die down soon;
island vanishes…

Island vanishes,
she emerges much stronger;
a mother, a wife


Monday, September 17, 2012

Ignorant Knows Not

September 18, 2012 Prompt :Starve

Ignorant Knows Not..

Famished she
starved of attention;
He is busy

He is busy
in an illusive world;
starved of fame

Starved of fame he,
and she for some attention;
empty life goes on..

Empty life goes on
starved for its own essence;
ignorant knows not


Sunday, September 16, 2012

God Made Her Human

September 17, 2012  Prompt:  Meadow

A happy sheep she
loved grazing in meadows;
God made her human

God made her human;
now flower-filled meadows
joy-dance in her dreams


Birds Sing As She Walks

Continued from previous post 
OSI: Constant

Birds Sing As She Walks

Her bare feet;
gold anklets sparkle
against green..

A sweet tinkling sound
gives constant background music;
birds sing as she walks



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Saturday, September 15, 2012

Her Bare Feet..

September 16, 2012
Prompt: Grass

Morning dew
covers blades of grass;
her bare feet….

Her bare feet;
gold anklets sparkle
against green..


Friday, September 14, 2012

She Paints Happiness

September 15, 2012
Prompt: Creation

She Paints Happiness

I create dreams,
she paints happiness;
happy team

Happy team;
creates happier songs
world sings too

World sings too;
nature breaks into
joyous dance

Joyous dance;
she glows with words of
my haiku

My haiku;
a spread of feelings
on canvass

On canvass
She paints happiness
I create dreams..


Thursday, September 13, 2012

Rainbow Reveals Its True Self..

September 14, 2012 Prompt: Revelation

Rainbow Reveals Its True Self..

She flies through rainbow,
yet her white wings remain white;
revelation, that!

Revelation, that!
rainbow reveals its true self
to her pure spirit..


Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Ah, Notes From Childhood!

September 13, 2012
Prompt: Symphony

Her heart vibrates with
symphony of innocence,
ah, notes from childhood


Tuesday, September 11, 2012

No Rain From Her Eyes..!!

September 12, 2012   Prompt: Rain

No rains from her eyes,
clouds don't thunder anymore; 
Thank God, weathers change!


Monday, September 10, 2012

Lies Are Set Aflame..

September 11, 2012 Prompt: Divine

Lies are set aflame;
she hides behind divine to
  escape heat and smoke..


Sunday, September 9, 2012

A Tastier Life

September 10, 2012  Prompt: Pepper

A Tastier Life

Ah, she always sprays
each moment with some pepper;
a tastier life

A tastier life;
I don't carry  peppermint 
 in my pocket


Saturday, September 8, 2012

Echo Shines..

Written for OSI   
Prompt: Echo

Shared with Haiku Heights:   
Prompt: Gloss

Her voice has
all the needed gloss;
echo shines...


He Sings in Her Dreams

September 09, 2012 Prompt: Gloss

He Sings in Her Dreams

A glossy layer
covers his faded soul well;
ah, she fails to catch…

Ah, she fails to catch;
 he just keeps glossing over
life’s golden moments

life’s golden moments;
she picks them all to hide in
a glossy wrapping

A glossy wrapping
keeps her gleaming hopes alive;
he sings in her dreams


Friday, September 7, 2012

Render Me Useless..

September 08  Prompt :  Render

Render me useless
for, I am not nurturing plants;
entangled in roots…


Thursday, September 6, 2012

She Wipes All His Tears...

September 07  Prompt: Agile

So agile!
she wipes all his tears
in a flash

In a flash
her eyes start smiling;
so agile!

So agile;
he falls back again
in her eyes...


Wednesday, September 5, 2012

My Milky Way, That!!!

September 06  Prompt: Milky Way
Thanks to Chevrefeuille  (KP)
Hope I meet your expectations, KP..

My Milky Way, That!!!

Drops of water in
billions shine in her wet hair;
my milky way, that!


My milky way that;
just one jerk and the stars fly
to shine on my face…


Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Autumn Sheds Inhibitions..

September 05    Prompt: Autumn

Autumn  Sheds Inhibitions

love blooms all around
autumn sheds inhibitions;
a moonlit clear sky


a moonlit clear sky;
ah, autumn's winds whisper 
stories of her love


Stories of her love;
she waits for the rains to go,  
to smell autumn fresh..


Monday, September 3, 2012

Mom Is With Angels...

September 04, 2012   Prompt: Moon

Mom Is With Angels...

"Angels live up there ",
mom's words still become alive 
when I look at Moon

I look at Moon, now 
on its other side somewhere
mom is with angels...

Holding a moonbeam
she glides down to meet me;
dreams hold her quietly...


Sunday, September 2, 2012

She Plays With Her Words..

Sept.03, 2012
Haiku Heights
Prompt: Loneliness

No, loneliness
doesn't trouble her any more;
she plays with her words

She plays with her words
in the mornings, evenings;
lonely nights grow them..


Saturday, September 1, 2012

Heart and Mind Join..

Written for Haiku Heights   
and One Single Impression

Prompt: Violate

Heart and mind join
to violate boundaries;
myth of colours guide..

Prompt : Colour


Colours of Life...

September 02 
Prompt: Colour

Colours of Life

Black and white;
stale life doesn't know


Myriad colours
in night's black and day's white;
happy life walks through..