my heart is a garden

by Shruti   May 19, 2020

but then
even my Daisies sprouted thorns
as those venomous words
left your lips.
why were you surprised
when my heart refused to wither
and die


©sharodi h.
15th December, 2017


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  • 1 year ago

    by nancy

    Love it

  • 2 years ago

    by D.

    Daisies with thorns is quite a striking image. It seems you need a gardener to tend those weeds and allow your garden to flourish. :)

    Well written!

    • 1 year ago

      by Shruti

      Thank you Daniel, and I think I am learning to be my own gardener! ^-^

  • 2 years ago

    by cassie hughes

    So very powerful. I love it.

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