i never knew

flowers look like stars in night sky

looking back, i never knew...

a happy new moment

a funeral, and a moment of courage

Sequence – #15 Gratefulness

poetry by sonya kassam gratefulness


Sequence – #12 Life, your own Creation

poetry by sonya kassam life your own creation

Life, your own creation

stop and stare

do i dare, stop and stare as life moves by, should i sigh should i dream that i am living or else do i live as though i am dreaming *** It has been long since I wrote a poem Thanks to From Whispers To Roars  for the inspiration

New Feature

Hi everyone, Just to let you know that I have created an index for all the posts in my blog. You might (re)discover something from the archives. Here is the page Index. Hope you enjoy going through the blog. And a huge thank you for being part of and helping me create my magical journey. Image Credit

questions answered

may your questions never be answered (by others) (but only by yourself) *** When I first started my blog, I had no idea how I was going to maintain it. I only had a handful of poems and visualising an empty blog daunted me. I asked a few people what I should write about and … Continue reading questions answered


Stranded! Beyond the sand dune I noticed him Grateful to find a saviour How was I to know He was thinking the same of me...

Unknown Destiny

If only I had known Destiny was watching me Following my every move Lingering stealthily to Claim me as her reward *** Gratefully yours For reading my words...


How you siege light shatter darkness Have you never before experienced the stealth of a sunrise? Dewdrops deliquesce, drool off lazy leaves stretching at sunrise melting moments of the morning Each day the sun rises  permitting you to measure time what you call God's mercy is little more than nature's precision and its self-sufficiency So whether … Continue reading Sunrise