After My Demons Win

I let my demons win. I let my soul forget the love you bring. I let envy reign in me. I let insecurity flood within me. I let frustrations erase Your actions. I let my selfishness blur my visions. Almost an hour inside my self-imposed asylum, after I let depression poison me like helium, I… Continue reading After My Demons Win

When My Demons Win

Tonight I will let my demons win. Go envy, speak yourself. Ask why among my friends I have the lowest almost minimum-wage salary. Why it's easy to increase theirs, but hard for me. I only want to provide for my family, to buy my mom some groceries, while my friends mostly spend their money on… Continue reading When My Demons Win

Dear Envy*

Dear Envy* A  free verse collaboration with my poetry Queen, my dear soul-sister, my cheerleader and encourager, my lovely friend, Nandita of Manan Unleashed. *Everyone has his own demon, is yours named envy? For quite a few times, I've written about this deadly sin already. Why? Because I have my own envy-blood running through me. As we share… Continue reading Dear Envy*

The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu*

The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu* *A senryu-series collaboration with Melinda Kucsera of In Media Res. Melinda, an eloquent poetess and a gifted fantasy writer, is the author of epic fantasy adventure Stars and Angel Sing. Visit her blog and take a thrilling journey as she takes you to the enchanted world of Shayari. Envy He own things I lack. She wore leather… Continue reading The Seven Deadly Sins of Senryu*

My Name is

The contagious cancer cells infecting your mind. The inner El Niño drying up your plans. The dark sinkhole, sucking your bliss. The cool winter snow freezing life's warm kiss. I'll grow, thrive, flourish, increase, as long as your heart chooses... nothing but me. By the way, my name's envy. — ©2016 Rosemawrites@A Reading Writer. All… Continue reading My Name is