Pompeii

Don Henley once said “Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge” And I wish bridges never burned and instead remained, open to visitors, edifices to a place where there was a different peace No railings slithering across for safety, just the moss in bloom, wreaths, reminders of an unfortunate inevitable doom And…

Romance

The mention of the word normally induces thoughts of red roses, candles, red wine, lace, lust or at least for the common srilankan teenager its lau, an umbrella, the beach and maybe some boiled corn. It’s just like avarice and sympathy, it’s one of those things that is built into us and comes on in…