“After All” – Nayana Nair

When I am tempted to forget
to stop walking away from you, to return,
to shed a few tears
if it can get me your love.
I remind myself
again and again
choking on my words
that won’t kill me after all.

“I am not what he wants.”
“I am not what he wants.”


  1. I know this feeling.πŸ’œ You’re a very talented writer.

    1. Nayana Nair says:

      Glad that you found it relatable πŸ™‚
      Thank you so much. Means a lot πŸ™‚

  2. macalder02 says:

    After all, there is always an illusion. I liked your poem.

    1. Nayana Nair says:

      Thank you so much πŸ™‚

  3. You truly are a magnificent person who writes truly from heart.

    1. Nayana Nair says:

      Thanks a lot for such kind words πŸ™‚ Means a lot πŸ™‚

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