Moon my closest relative

*MOON: MY CLOSEST RELATIVE*

 

I owe you millions of dreams, for you have safeguarded my name,

A lost soul smiles at you, because you've saved me from mayhem,

I kneel down forth you, with an empty bowl of soliloquy,

Because I need to buy your reflection, to meet my identity.

 

I reside at the other side, where icebergs are my sole companion,

The glistening beauty is a reminder, of your poetic canyons,

Connecting a cord with yours, I close my eyes with bleeding ink,

Scribbling down some verses, which you ardently speak. 

 

Your scars are those wings, which I wished to wear forever,

And those patches are warriors, they give me strength to bear,

I've diluted myself, being scared from the phobias of this world,

But your shine gives me hope, that I can crack open and unfurl. 

 

Is it a miracle that I found you once, while playing hide and seek?

I still remember your summon, to the clouds who were your thief,

My heartbeats fastened, as you shone serene and graceful,

My hands rose up in prayers, to keep my family beautiful.

 

You are my Moon, my personification of this birth and life,

There's simile between us breathing, as you swivel with time,

I've seen you waxing and waning, awaiting the era of eclipse,

When you'd embrace me whole and gift me- my family's glimpse.  

 

I'll still track down your path, I'll orbit around your pearly wings,

My dreams, my aspirations and everything; even melodies I'll sing,

You need to promise me, Moon! To let me meet my shadow,

With my family in my heart, I'd humbly kneel down and bow. 

 

I'm blessed to have sketched you, like Haikus and sonnets of mine,

O Moon! I've seen us collaborating, with the wake of twilight. 

 

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MRS. BUSHRA JAMAL D/O- MD. JAMALUDDIN EDUCATION--Graduation(English Hons). HIGH SCHOOL EDUCATION-- WITH SCIENCE This is Bushra Jamal,she was born in the district of Patna she has studied in English school, she has done intermediate in science and she has done her graduation (IGNOU) in English honors. She is from simple middle class family with younger brother and sister. She was married in 2016. Since 2017 she wrote English poems and short stories also. She is the mother of a child. In 2021, she published, her first book -6year girl abused,which is written in english. She worked as a co - author in many book. 1--अन्नदाता( किसान व उनकी परेशानी)in which she has written very good poetry is in hindi. 2-सपनों की सीरी- (तैयारी जीत की) In this book also he has given a very beautiful poem is in hindi 3-पिता-(एक आसमान)In this book, he has given a poem which is in English. 4)पिता- in this book she wrote a beautiful poem for her father. 5)शब्दों का जादू - she wrote a poem on gullak. She appears a lot of Shayari,Poem, Short Stories. She Writes in both languages ​​English and Hindi. They like to write, it has become their passion in writing. "Pen for me is like weapon, I can describe my emotions, which modify written