In love with self

In love with self short poem

A lonely piece of night on my palm

Restlessness maturing to blissful calm

Shapes of life moulding in me

Fencing the fields of destiny

Solitary thoughts rooted in self

Refusing support, rejecting help

Unwinding the core, reaching within

To bones, blood, muscles & skin

A companionship completely pure

Emotions clear, words too sure

They call me loner and offer me a hand

I need no one, they don’t understand

Relationship with self, a new love affair

Peacefully lost, content and unaware

Emptiness fills me up to the brim

And self becomes a fulfilled dream

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Chandrama Deshmukh

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Chandrama Deshmukh is a writer by profession and a poet by passion. Moonlit Monochrome is her first collection of English poems. She has authored two books of Marathi poems. A storyteller of sorts, the moon is her muse. Poetry for Chandrama is that one streak of silver lining amidst the chaos of life. Being an avid reader, photography enthusiast and a part-time playwright, she believes nothing touches her soul the way poetry does.Buy a copy of Moonlit Monochrome - Amazon.com | Amazon.in | FlipKart | Infibeam | Smashwords | Google Play | Amazon KindleWhat Is Moonlit Monochrome?I am picking up pieces of life And handing them over to you. Dipped in words. And longing. This book is a map of my soul. My moonlit monochrome.- Chandrama
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Swathi Rao
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Often, we need to be by ourselves… well expressed!

Reyvrex Questor Reyes
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Great lines, in rhyme.. Although love with self is not a new love affair, Narcissus has it in ancient times..

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