A Vow To Myself #Poetry

I asked for your blessing… instead you explained What I should be thinking to lessen your pain You told me if only I’d say it this way My words could have meaning and influence—sway But power and fortune are not what I sought If influence only gets brokered and bought So the blessing passed over…

Sleep Sleep #Poetry

Sleep, sleep, Peaceful sleep. Flicker, flicker, My eyelids flicker, My body getting tired and weaker Twitch and writhe, My pain is strong. How much longer, Can it go on? Weep, weep, tears just flow, Try to run away, Yet nowhere to go. Hurt inside, A broken heart, Sadness, Emptiness, Torn apart. Nothing left, Except for…

Generosity #Poetry

The woe’s of a poor man are counted only by him. His deep empty pockets are a constant reminder of his plight. He has never had a well to draw from Who will help him in his time of need? Remember when you also were in tatters, you held out your hand and received your…

Lift Your Rose #Poetry

Lift the rose of your passion into the night sky! Within you, her heat, texture, and fragrance grows. Above you, Heaven awaits! Eternity is an endless garden of such desire. See the lights and wonder! ©2018. VishalDutia. All Rights Reserved.

Happiness #Poetry

My happiness … it comes from the smallest things, as it flows into the clepsydra the grains of sand. My happiness … is the thought of using my wings, my warm soul that surrounds you with its hand. My happiness … is the rainbow after a big storm, is the fragrant, beautiful scented flower, like…

Illusionary #Poetry

What if beauty is just an illusion? What if those alluring flowers— Are just made by our creative visions. What if literature doesn’t exist? What if prominent poetries— Are just emotional fantasy beasts. What if Elizabeth I, didn’t really live? What if they made her— Just to mold an inspiration for us to believe. What…

Come With Me #Poetry

Come with me and happiness is guaranteed Come with me and you’ll see what you have never seen Come with me and you will always remember this day And with a smile you will always remember this day. ©2018. VishalDutia. All Rights Reserved.

On Best Friends #Poetry

I just want To see her smile I can’t forgive anyone that hurts her When she forgives I will be angry In her stead When she is tired From her battles I will be there With some cake and A smile And maybe She will smile back ©2018. VishalDutia. All Rights Reserved.

Wonder Of Temporary Hope #Poetry

I wonder, If a positive life, Is really true, If someone could really, Have that view, But still go through, Terrible realizations, Facts and opinions, Negative situations, And still understand, Feel sympathy, Even feel empathy, While still being positive, Not being attracted, Towards the dark, Or negative, Not be affected, Or being effected, By life…

My Mask

I put it on, everyday. I tried not to make mistakes. Even though it’s full of cracks, I still sit up and put on my act. And though no one ever wants to ask, I still get up. And put on My Mask. ©2018. VishalDutia. All Rights Reserved.

I Miss You #Poetry

Even though you’re long gone, And I’m stuck in my head, Trying to move on. I still think of you, And I still miss you. I’m still waiting, but you haven’t come. I’ve slowly started to realize… That you’re not coming. And that this is where it all comes to an end. I miss you,…

Death by number #Poetry

Lengthy Eulogy Paraphrased Pathology Box is cold Light is thin Would someone please Let me the hell back in. ©2018. VishalDutia. All Rights Reserved.

Can You #Poetry

Can you separate your art from your politics Can you separate the temporal from the divine Can you separate the excuses from the reasons Can you separate purpose from those wasted times Can you separate your vocation and avocation Can you separate curiosity from true insight Can you separate your duty from convenience Can you…

A Life #Poetry

Live like a spinning wheel Always scrolls Sometimes you win Sometimes you lose Sometimes you gotta fall Before you fly However, behind all of it Store of kindness Trust it The sky isn’t always gray Don’t grieve Keep patient at all times A storm will be pass And the sun will shine Give a hope…