Pretend Love

Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie – Photo Challenge #323
Use the image as inspiration for a poem or short story.
Alternatively, if you are an artist or photographer, use this as an opportunity to showcase your own work.
You have 1 week to complete this challenge.

Photo by Kristina Paukshtite on

Pretend love pricking
Life’s sheer lace stained with treason
Bottled fragrance yearns
Drooping petals whispers pain
once pink and green – pretty rose

Poetry Form : Tanka (5/7/5/7/7)


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            1. Hmmm nalla busy anu ddo.
              Did a covid test yesterday.. and waiting for the negative certificate. Will get it today ie Sunday.. and if everything falls in place, I will travel to Dubai on Tuesday. Hope all will be fine. Kure adhikam formalities indu ipo. There are flights till the 26th.

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                1. Ticket booked for tuesday ddo. There should only be a gap of 96 hours from the swab collection time and departure time.
                  There is one more PCR test in dubai airport. In 2 days avidathe result koodi kittum. Athu vare quarantine. Once we get the result as negative , pinne quarantine venda.

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                    1. Yes dear.. direct flight aanu. Set aavunnu… kurachu tension indu.. coz kure forms oke indu .. 4 hours aanu flight time 😊😊

                      Thank you dear.. athaanu 2 days aayttu blogging onnum illya. Pokunnathunte karyangal aanu full thalelu. Apo ini avde etheettu kaanam tto. Thanks a lot dear Shweta ❤️❤️


    1. Hey Happy Soul…
      am so happy that you asked !!
      I am finally in Dubaaaaaiiii !!! ❤️❤️❤️❤️
      Everything was so sudden .. and I did mot even get time to pack my bags properly.. tickets were booked on sunday evening for todays flight. And by evening here I am.. in Dubai😂😂
      I got busy in all the formalities to be completed amd hence the looong delay !!
      Hopefully I can resume in 2 days.

      Am so happy that you enquired about me Happy Soul!!!! Loads of love to you ❤️❤️❤️

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      1. Oh wow! back to your nest! Great!! Somehow I guessed this reason as I typed in here 😊
        Ya that was a sudden travel plan! Stay safe, take care and much love ❤️
        Yes, you were so much around and suddenly no posts! I have notification on for tenth zodiac and so I cannot miss your posts 😊so just dropped by 😊thanks for all the love. It’s reached me here from Dubai 😊

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        1. That is real sweet of you Happy Soul!! You know hoe to make souls
          Happy too 😍😍😍😍
          Will try to catch up with all the challenges soon 😀😀
          Now.. my eyes are heavy.. dunno what I am typu ng even. So good night for mow. Really tored

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  1. Hey Nima!!! I was just about to ask why such a long break from your regular blog posts, and I just read Happy Soul’s comment! So glad you are back in Dubai♥️♥️❣ I am eagerly waiting for your beautiful works. But post only when you have relaxed🤗💞💞
    Love and hugs dear😘

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    1. Hello Ishita dear.. it really makes me so happy to know that you people remember me ❤️❤️❤️ and are waiting for my writing… that takes me to the top of this world 😍😍😍😍😍
      Will get back in action in 2 days hopefully 😀😀😀😀😀😀😀😀

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