Thursday, May 07, 2009


Thoughts flutter.
moth wings soft and shimmery,
slow dance. from inside the dark,
into the night light.

They morph, hide.
They escape, only to be found again.

They pause, stay.
they dance and come out to play.

And while they stay,
sleep eludes.
night grows long,
heavy eyes droop,
reason sleeps.

And then,
caught in this sweet maze,
shy dreams smile.

17 smoke wisps:

nanda said...

niiiice !

Meghana Naidu said...

thanks nandy :) you havent written in a while now..?

nanda said...

i have, but wasn't happy with it myself, so didn't post the link on fb,
this month's quota has yet to begin!

Meghana Naidu said...

you should..and post it on fb too! :D

southpaw said...

can totally see how high u r already... :) keep rockin....

Merin Mandanna said...

Ohhh I LOVED it. Just *perfect* for what s been going on with me over the last two days. Perfect. Loved it.

As it began, it reminded me of The Rasmus. :D Their lyrics are kinda similar, if you ask me. :P

You, gmail id. I'd like to get to know you better. :D

Meghana Naidu said...

@merin: thank you =) The rasmus you say... i will get on to the task of suing them immediately ;) haven't heard the rasmus actually.. my music tastes are well.. erm.. obscure :D

whats been going on with you? :O you know I love to hear about that. so please, write.

Meghana Naidu said...

Im going to go ahead and add a small note for someone. Thank you for the inspiration. you know who you are.

Bhargavi said...

Can I make a song out of it? :)

Merin Mandanna said...

Try Rasmus! They are... weird-ish. :P
Our type. :P

Kavya said...

In one word , 'insightful'!

Meghana Naidu said...

@pankaj: happy high!! :D
@boogers: sure you can! the perfect jugalbandhi dont you think? ;)
@merin: he he he our type :P will give em a listen..
@kavya: thank you :)

Shamanth said...

thts a beautiful poem!

quite an animated feel to it :)

-another chance visitor (via on "Mon Monde")

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see ya


Animall said...

I could paint your poem if I was a painter.... its worth a sketch i feel

Meghana Naidu said...

@shamanth thank you :) you've got some brilliant things goign on in your blog! loved it.

@nindo you managed to read it! thank you :)

z said...

nice work... this would make a wonderful song to play in front of fire with a guitar albeit in white stripes style...

Meghana Naidu said...

Thank you Z. id love it if it WAS turned into a song, id pefer it if it was Slash and Morrison though...

dont you think? ;)

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