Saturday, May 25, 2013

Mirage



Stray thoughts, like the fallen leaves,
roll querulously on mind's screen,
sifting memories from sands of time-
passing through restless fingers,
the maelstrom of  dusty dreams.

And through this a hand beckons
from that irrevocable summer-
when my long-parched lips,
were touched by a drop of mist.




© Nazia Mallick      

Photo: Courtesy Google.

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