Some of Us Are Peculiar Beings

Free Verse

A.H. Mehr
Write Under the Moon
2 min readJun 25, 2024


A beautiful lone light-pink flower surrounded by bright green leaves.
Photo by kazuend on Unsplash

Some of us are peculiar beings.

Our thoughts and turmoil are our allies,
and are with us shoulder to shoulder every-time.

In the sheer tranquil of broken pieces,
sometimes our stable thoughts comfort us
and sometimes our intrinsic turmoil.

We are isolated, yet together.
Each one.
“our confined echoes aren’t confined”

The lonesomeness that keeps us together
must be one strong noun, a forlornly adverb,
and a bizarre adjective…

“forlorner than the deepest thoughts,
stronger than the brutal turmoil,
and much-much bizarre than the
mysteriousness of our peculiar reticence”

Reticent people find it difficult to be expressive.
That’s why our allies don’t let us down.
We’re not alone when we’re writing too…

…They let our pens poke on gems hidden in bookish apertures.
They save our wallowing words from



A.H. Mehr
Write Under the Moon

Graphophile - In a small way, but loving this aesthete's journey.