Sunday, January 15, 2012


On an ivory shade with some brown threaded marks; masked is my body meek and weak, popped out into two bright wing arcs.

And on my wings azure, lie mustered shapes and some tiny little dots; some lucid little hills and some round yellowish sprouts.

I never knew how I looked and what amativeness I had, until you came into my life with my image in your blue eyes clad.

I surmise my colors are no more blazoned; I haven’t seen myself since you had left, my charm left too with my mirror embossed on your eyes pinioned.

Now in the silence of my solitariness few chirruping I hear; what do they say, I can’t make out its meaning neither you can hear it clear.

On dry tongue of mine your sweetness is still alive; a flavor not to forget from our nibbling kisses; the scent of your embrace around my life.

How we lived together is a distant memory dainty; my hold on you and yours on mine; exchange of our gestures in doziness of wine.

Nowhere to live I have now but in memories of you, and in all those moments where we were together-a colored me & a colored you.

Lie they say that the most beautiful I am, nature’s worthy gift & spring’s charm I am; Truth I say that without you a dead musk I am, a bleached spot with no shine I am.

And before I die, a glimpse of yours I need; my last breath shall be the aroma of my love, of my lovely butterfly.




(©) ANSHUL GAUTAM'S




14 comments

Hello Anshul.
A few days ago, I saw a closeup of a butterfly in someone's post. The wings actually looked like stained glass.

You have painted some beautiful imagery here, albeit bittersweet.
Nice ending.
Thanks for sharing & visiting. Your comments are appreciated.

Harp Of My Soul

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@Andy sir - thank you so much for your appreciation. It keeps me encouraged :)

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Wow!
Anshul what a remarkable write up!
Enjoyed reading it :)

Will keep coming here ...
Best Wishes!
Take care n keep writing! :D

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Beautiful, very beautiful, Anshul!!

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Whenever i read you, i use to wonder how someone at ur age can be so impressive and deep in his thoughts every time.....BRAVO....keep it up....:)

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Anshul every time I read your poetry you amaze me with your depth of feelings and flair for expressing yourself so beautifully. Keep it up!

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@simran - thank you so much...I felt very nice to see you here. :)

@Punam - thank you Punam di. :)

@Irfan sir - your blessings is all I need sir. :)

@Rimly di - thank you so much...Your comments keep me encouraged. :)

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you know what Anshul? you have a a signature of your own. they are your words that you choose. your words are very classy and rhythmic.

the poetry is outstanding. it is unusual. expressions are very meaningful. i read it more than once to absorb the essence of depth you created.

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@Sancheeta di - thank you so much di...It means so much to me. :) Your blessings I need. :)

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"the scent of your embrace around my life. . ."
Perfectly lovely.

Thanks so much for visiting my site and giving me the link to this beautiful piece of work!

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It is beautiful Anshul. Full of depth and embellished with beautiful words. I liked the idea too. Truly imaginative where one can identify him or herself with your creative description.

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@namrata - thanks that you find it that comparable where somebody can relate him into it. I wish to see you on my blog more often...Keep Visiting. :)

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