When You Drown

“You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it.” -Paulo Coelho

Drowning In Thoughts

Thoughts clouding the clear sky of my mind Random and incomplete, they are all I find Questions are pouring over me, wounding like a dart Answers to which are lost in the ocean of my heart Which way do I go, which will hurt me less? The puddle of options becomes a raging mess The…

Bliss Of The Azure

As I look at those far stretched azure depths I am tempted beyond measure to plunge in Let the rough waves engulf and claim me To become a part of them losing myself to it So here I am ready to jump and fathom the depth That has the power to drain me of the…

A Dip To Rise

I let myself be drowned as a prey to my worries Slowly they pull me to the depths unknown I am losing myself to it with ease, open to another light But something pushes me out of the unfathomable A voice calls out, loud and clear it asks me to rise “Why do you save…

Drowning Every Minute

In a room full of people she sat alone… Lost in a never ending wait of her clone! Amid the noisy four walls she was the mute one… To hear her silence, the unsaid words; came no one! Busy in his own world, the one she called her friend, Leaving behind the old ones, was…