Khaju

 

In this place
this bridge between worlds
I have found my Khaju
both a travelers link and retreat of rest
a hiding and treasure chest
my secrets are left
locked under the scalloped arches
so I can walk lightly
freely
among the crowd
my darkness stored
until next required
silences among the splashing
and cool stone
restore my balance
build my resolve
as my will and word join
opening the gate for the next crossing
as I traverse this bridge between worlds
once more

©jayetomas2014

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About chimerapoet

I write. I write a lot. A. LOT. There are times I am half blind with a sentence ricocheting off the walls of my stupid, cant be shut off to save my life, brain. I am miserable until I get it down on paper. Punch it up a bit. Usually cross out half of it. And then breathe. Relax. Only to do it all again..... But I just thought that was me. How I am. Not a writer....noooo...not me. Writers are.....writing people. People Who Write. REALLY write. Write things that matter. All grown up very important things. Not.....me. I am just a scribbler of sorts. And I was/am content with that....if it's true, well then....a scribbler am I. Until the thought wormed its way in to my brain (the furtive sneaky bitch) that maybe...just maybe...that is writing. My style. My strange way. But....still writing. So here I am at the dance. Not sure I know any of the moves and the music is entirely mine. But.....only one way to find out. Would you care to join me?
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One Response to Khaju

  1. chimerapoet says:

    Reblogged this on Chimera Poetry and commented:

    reminiscing….one year ago

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