two aphorisms and two monostichs by Faiza Nasir

A poet’s heart is like a chrysalis, pain emanates the butterflies of words out of it.

 

 

Sometimes, silence echoes through the poem and rattling guitar.

 

 

Hope… Ah! What a hopeless word it is.

 

 

We should often fall in love with flowers to keep the human inside us alive.

 


Bio:

Faiza Nasir is a post-grad researcher these days, a former lecturer, author of the book the ocean of colliding thoughts. She likes poetry, poets, painting, chocolates, coffee, nature, literature lovers and humanity in humans. Blogs: slipsofmypen.wordpress.com


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