In a World so bright

Sudden outpour of darkness

Smell of burnt wax

©Selina Subba

A depiction of a scene where a bright world suddenly turns dark and they can suddenly sense the smell of burnt wax which makes them realise that it was the burning of candle that was illuminating light to all.
In life too, our World will be comfortable because of the sacrifice of our loved ones which we often only realise once they are gone.

I value your wonderful read. Please follow me at ➕Selis Diary if you are not yet a follower.

This one act of yours can inspire someone to continue living
her dream 📝✍️


    1. Thank you so much..

      Whether we admit it or not, we humans especially in creative field long for admiration of our work. It acts as a motivation.

      Thank u for stopping by..

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      1. I agree with that, completely. Stephen King puts it as “Writing is a lonely job. Having someone who believes in you makes a lot of difference. They don’t have to makes speeches. Just believing is usually enough.”

        My pleasure I assure you 🙂

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  1. He was not at all wrong here.
    I am glad I found u. We can hopefully have each other’s back in this lonely job 🙂


  2. Nice phrases in that haiku, Seli. I sometime like to link up to one or more phrases in someone’s haiku. Here’s one, for example.

    another flurry of
    Trump tweets –
    smell of burnt wax

    Of course, I won’t post this anywhere.

    Ray @ rays-blog.ca


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