Sameera Alshaikh

The lullaby

The lights go out - I'm all alone
I spent the night on my own
Soaked in tears I sink like a stone
Unnamed feelings never let me go
Pacify the monsters in my head
Pacify the damn monsters, my dearest friend.

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013

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  • Evance Ombaka (7/25/2013 1:38:00 AM)

    Love the simplicity & touch in this...good work

    I hope the dark of night will soon be gone
    As by dawn when the Golden lights turn on. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 13,836 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (4/26/2013 10:39:00 PM)

    I read some of your poems some what there is a touch, touch of spiritualism meaning full Thank for sharing, thanks to poem hunter...Motley of thought, words paintings on the canvas of minds............. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 84 Points Subbaraman N V (4/13/2013 6:47:00 PM)

    Most important part of a man's life is night which I enjoy every minute in sleep! Cheer up and be happy! (Report) Reply

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