Clutch

"Clutch" poetry by Roshan James, Wellesley, Ontario, Canada

Text: As I stepped on Each crumbling hour seemed To hold more life than, The one before, but it’s what Time Would have us learn is nothing More than illusion and desire Of our own devising as we release Recklessly, somersaulting Into the Universe’s constant Motion, attempting to dance With rapture, better pursued When we […]

Keep me

"Keep me" poetry by Roshan James, Kitchener Waterloo

There is unspeakable desire Moving with me Shrouding my sight in forever moonlight It is the possibilities with you That keep me Watching the stars

Ask

Ask, poetry by Roshan James

My heart asked my eyes To go looking for you today But they couldn’t find your face In the crowds staring back So my heart asked my lips To tell the tale But they couldn’t find the words To speak Of joy unspeakably Terrifying In depth and height Broken Over time and place Strewn So […]

The call

A heart Calling to another One beat, one beat A song Sung to another Repeat, Repeat A poem Written for another A heated suite

The forfeit of reason

Burning heart How will we settle your flame To something tolerable, Sustainable, Giving life Instead of taking, Every breath Forfeiting reason For desire