Put My Fears to Sleep

The stars are mute tonight

The sky is in a silent phase

The wind has lost its music

And the moon has no story to tell

This taciturn aphonic night

Is what my heart abhors

So sing me a lullaby, will you?

And put my fears to sleep.

~ Chhaya

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  1. A gorgeous poem! I loved your lines and diction use. But this particular line stood out to me for its shock and awe factor of simplicity: β€œThe wind has lost its music” ~Kelsey

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    1. Hey, Kelsey! Thanks so very much for the read and the lovely comment. It’s interesting how you found that particular line stand out for you. Thanks for sharing your thoughts and I am so glad you enjoyed this little poem. 😊

      Cheers!! πŸ€—

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    1. Hey, Shivani! Thanks so much for being here and for the read. Lovely to have your comment and it’s such a delight to know that you enjoyed this piece. 😊

      Your writings are beautiful and I am so looking forward to reading more from you. Keep writing and sharing. Glad to have come across you in this forum. πŸ€—

      Much love!


      1. Hello, Chhaya!
        I’m really glad that I came across your blog as well, it’s really wonderful. Your poems are full of such strong emotions, their beautiful in their own special way.

        I’m looking forward to reading your amazing work as well!
        Wish you the very best for your future posts. πŸ’ž

        And Thank you very much for saying that, it means a lot me.

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    1. Thank you very much for the reblog, and of course for visiting my site and taking time to read my words! Sorry for the long silence for I have not been active on the forum since past some months. You have a lovely blog by the way!! 😊


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