16.12.15- Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

16.2.15

Do you think the sky will forget Or the angels will misplace A kindness, An unkindness When in its due time Any step Every step Could unlock a heaven or hell of its own When here Now And never Are kingdoms in waiting For their time to come Do you think God will miss-spell a […]

The Caterpillar- Momina Arif's Blog
Writing

The Caterpillar

When the days came crashing I whispered promises into debris Made demon deals and blind dives into things you don’t return from But I wanted my skin off I was no butterfly and I was a wicked caterpillar I believed in nothing and every feather I collected off the earth I wanted to fly less […]

23.5.13- Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

23.5.13.

I didn’t ask for it all I asked for what meant everything The fall doesn’t scare me now It is the height You will dig my dreams out of the earth You will because they are yours too There is an evident lie called truth And you’re not a memory yet

15.4.13 Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

15.4.13

At the bottom of misery’s ocean Is a soul manic to its core Pride that lingers the wreck Doesn’t bring it back life The closest we ever get Is that we forget The invisible boundaries if not touched Will never be found The only reason that keeps you around are roses that bloom right out […]

21.4.14- Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

21.4.14

And this is where I built my prison This is where I’m still waiting A heaven for all the dreams that died screaming And a hell for all the ones that lived to see me fail A place where I haunt the staircases looking for you And you rip pages out of a desolate copy […]

Writing

The Woman

I promise you sometimes the world is on my side.  and I write the future.  I let the trees grow their barks through walls  and then they are homes no longer sometimes the pavement cracks open  for a clover.  sometimes a deer in the woods gets to decide the trickle down of planets. and when […]