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The Musing Quill

A Blog on Writing, Poetry, Short Stories and Books.

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Hiraeth

I am going to die a slow death poisoned by the dreams I have nurtured  in the womb of my heart but couldn’t give birth to... ♥ Of love that I have longed for that has mournfully bred  and filled every... Continue Reading →

A Pinch of Pine

So December is upon us... Are you thinking of resolutions already? Or are you rushing to fulfil some forgotten dreams? I? I am of a queer mood this month. I want to take leave of the routine and wander off... Continue Reading →

A State of Trance

Engrossed in your own thoughts you hardly notice me... but I watch your fingers dance on the laptop keys, then on your knees... the world of fantasies get the good of me... as I tumble down the hole of half-baked... Continue Reading →

A Welcome Nightmare

I sit sweating hit enter on the computer for the hundredth time what happened? the blog is gone perhaps it was hacked maybe I typed the wrong URL But no! It’s all the same yet not the same it's got... Continue Reading →

Dream

When the child was asked to draw his dream, the colours couldn't paint enough, the brush gave up too soon. ~~~~~ Written for the writing prompt #dream on Instagram. If you too are on Instagram, you can find it here. ~~~~~... Continue Reading →

Dr. Zhivago – An Excerpt

What I have come to like best in the whole of Russian literature is the childlike Russian quality of Pushkin and Chekhov, their modest reticence in such high-sounding matters as the ultimate purpose of mankind or their own salvation. It... Continue Reading →

Who am I?

the peasant’s daughter  tills the land  so her father  can rest a bit longer the shoemaker’s girl scissors the fine leather as she steals glances at the butcher’s brother the grocer’s wife cuts her finger as she worries  about her... Continue Reading →

Vain

What wouldn't I be to have my name on her lips? Be as vain as mere puppets played at her fingertips. ~~~~~ Written for the writing prompt #vain on Instagram. If you too are on Instagram, you can find it here.... Continue Reading →

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