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By Keerthana Venkatesh

Contributing Author for Spark Igniting Minds

Long lashes sweeping up;

Closed lids quiver;

Streams of sorrow drop

With a heartfelt fear!

A voice - the eyes hear

And open slowly, red.

Hallucinated again

They gaze, depressed!

No - the heart felt lighter;

Sorrow dropped no more.

Shimmer the dewy lashes

Upon the shining eyes!

(Featured Image by Karen Nadine from Pixabay)

About the Author

Keerthana Venkatesh is a passionate writer with a penchant for positivism via thoughts, actions and alternative therapies.

She has worked on the editorial of some of India’s biggest media houses and as content management and marketing head in various corporates.

An avid traveler and a doting mother, she finds inspiration and the energy of positivism through places, people and her daughter which she showcases in her blog titled "This Short Story"!

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