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Insomnia

I visualize a certain darkness in the room.
A certain numbness, A certain tenebrosity. 
Then i see a chip of light from a crack 
which becomes clear after some time.
 
Even though I close my eyes
The clarity does not changes
It neither increases or decreases
its like it is here to stay forever.
 
I move in & out
with heavy breathing and dull eyes
when the entire galaxy of stars come upon me
I realize its not a sleep, but a wait.
 
An unfair observation & twilight of characters
blinks and it fades off eventually.
and all I am left with is the space
which it has occupied.
 
Now i see a chip of light,
now making more sense
making it vulnerable, more physical
Announcing the safety & comfort of what is to beckon me with…
Written as a guest post for Archana’s Blog RANTS