Library Lovers

Library Lovers short poem

I saw him behind the stack of books

Skinny build and ordinary looks

Thick black frame around sleepy eyes

Expression clammy and mighty wise

She barged in and stood with a stare

Scared me a moment, unaware

A long blue skirt and half knotted curls

Little different from those next door girls

He caught my eyes, gave a disturbed smile

And that’s what I call ‘The Nerdy Style’

Smiling is polite, I was taught in school

Then why did she react like I was a fool?

What did he think?

Did she even blink?

I should have smiled back

I just sat there like a sack

He’ll think I am a pile on

Oh no! She’s already gone

Two lives. One interesting chapter.

Fell in love and lived happily ever after!

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Chandrama Deshmukh

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When poetry touches the soul, everything starts making sense. The inner world seems real and the outer one becomes bearable. When thoughts mixed with words travel through the empty spaces of mind, poetry happens to me. It always has been a mysterious force guiding me through. With two published books and one amaturish blog, I consider myself blessed to have started this journey. An old diary with think brown cover and an over used, end bitten pen. That’s where real magic begins! May you find your undiscovered meanings in my poems. May existence make sense. Even if just for a little while.
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@chandrama Sweet!

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