Category: Poems

Wasteland

14 by Abilash Kalupahanage Instagram: @poetryfortheinsane   Rotting branches weep Sap frozen, feeding pale worms. Dryads died long ago.   Leviathan floats Belly up, fed on plastic death. No gulls claim the prize.   Poseidon, trash crowned, Laments the death of wild Pan. But he has lost far more....

Let go

76 By Pabasara Jayakody Instagram: @prettaesara   Looking at my gallery and can’t help the tears that blur my vision Looking here, looking there, only fragments of us Our memories Our wishes Our plans Our future Together Until there’s nothing but particles left of us Shattered under the weight...

A lonely black butterfly

17 by Anushi Kalhari Instagram: @anushi_kalhari_ A lonely black butterfly Dropped in to a group of white butterflies   She enjoyed her childhood with her friends but, With age, others started to notice her difference They insulted her and broke her heart She cried alone for countless nights  ...

Because of my pills

21 Dash the glass on the floor, All of them to the ground, Let them crack to make the noise And resemble my silenced sound   Angrily, I bite my teeth, The same ones I smile at them with, Too mad to take a second and breath My lips...

Fairy Lights

39 by Fathima Salihah Instagram: @fathima_salihah_ LinkedIn: Fathima Salihah Purple, green and glittering white, Making the sky look unbelievable and bright I will finally feel the romance of that night When I stand with my joys under the Northern lights So evenly spread, But together all the stars Showing...