In scorching heat of summer

I dream of frosty winter

And its playful soothing winds

To benumb aches rising within

On freezing nights

Dull and grey

When i give in

With dismay

To soul clenching despair

Borne out by the icy air

I shut my stone cold eyes

And pine for warmer skies



Catch more of Maryam Viqar with her previous poems at The Ugly Writers or by clicking on any of her works below:

call me home  man who can't be named  

And catch her on Instagram at Myrapoems