Madam Neverhurry’s Mysterious Malady

Madame Neverhurry cousin of  Gustav Flaubert’s Mrs Bovary,awoke at past 12 Suffering from a malady Known as melancholy, Casts her glance on the Day’s chore, bored puts The blinds back on, deciding To have some high tea, Summons, mischievous elves On fire wings impatient Yells “to get lost and bring Forth aromatic mint tea with Hazel nuts three …

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The Persian Laila

Having feasted past-midnight, PersianLaila got up lazily at the stroke of twelve. Wearing her sparkling tiara, she rose with a numbing headache resultant of a hangover, Caused by the left-over French champagne that she drank greedily from the China glass of her Benevolent master. Her master’s darling she occupied a special place in his cozy lap …

Raccoon- Eyes

Giant Mountains can be moved by the sheer hands of a lone Hercules , Mighty rivers can change their course of centuries out of just one prophecy Tallest  Amazonian tree can be uprooted by hammer blows of  tempests of the north Yet my fellow folks there is one thing harder than the all, for everything under …

A Secret Culinary Seduction

Once again with a thought of being honest to the marital vows taken in the bygone century I decided  to lay down a gourmet meal for the darling husband.   Discovered an  ancient recipe from the archives of the great Confucius and took out a vintage Indian spice box chiseled out of great silver ivory tusks, handed …

A Man Of Interest

A dream that possessed One frightful night as I slept Heard faint echoes and whispers Terrified hid my face In the fleece Astonished saw Shadows of mermaids Sitting on edge Fallen in love With the same man Ensuing a complex dilemma Who will win him over and Be the object of his drunk glances and …

Exorcisim of Flue

Pray smiles to be infectious, not cruel flue Sneezing coughing reeling be transformed  Into jumping, dancing merrymaking  Let smile spread its rays not the contagious virus The agony and lamentation will strangulate you  Let in each house dwells a divine heater Providing warmth and protection of mother’s lap  Aloud bang, a sneeze last week in …

No Dearth of Fools in This world

One Monsieur Tiramisu perplexed Decided to hunt fools in the complex Modesty was his robe which he wore With unparalleled vanity and pride  Carried a machete with a daunting task Wiping out fools before dusk Stepped out of the house in the icy storm Looking for a trace of any delinquent in the town  Not …