I’ve made a religion out of beauty
it imprisons and it frees me
I doubt and I falter

I still kneel at her altar
I catch my reflection
Kissing my assassin
Shadows shimmer intertwined
With the light I left behind
A breath separates heaven and hell
I’ve nothing to buy and nothing to sell
Waiting to catch up with my past
I watch my future pass
I hear the praise I hear the blame
Hold the cross high
So i can see it above the flame –
Nausher Nash Banaji

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s