Artistic Demon, Ishaisms, Poetry

Holy Unholy

They preached all answers lay in the lap of Heaven;
they warned against any unholy liaison and alliance.

The way had been spelled out in scriptures and commands;
no deviation would be welcome, no dissent, no demands…

Said keep your eyes on the road, and your heart with the divine –
follow this one rule, for all things good and benign…

And when you pray, tell each day, of how all sins you have shunned…
Oh but I pray, to justify, my friendship with the demon…

Dedicated to the ‘artistic demon’.

Β© Isha Garg

Doodle by Isha Garg

33 thoughts on “Holy Unholy”

  1. Your pact with the artistic demon is undeniable and compelling! It brings forth unexpected pearls when night time windows are closed and curtains drawn in far off lands. When candles are extinguished your words and doodles bring delight to dimming eyes hereabouts.
    πŸ‘πŸ»πŸŒΈπŸ’• How I enjoy you!!!

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    1. And how I enjoy your words! I write and think of what Lady D is going to think of it. ❀ I love how you’ve expressed yourself so vibrantly! Thank you Diana for your sublime words that never fail to lift me up to, you-know-where πŸ˜ŠπŸ˜‰πŸ‘­

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      1. Oh wow – look at who is blushing now 😊😊
        Well it was such a lovely surprise to see you had posted … I actually think you should stay on stratospheric levels for some time, for I truly adore your style, heart and lovely online/real-time mannerisms. You are a peach! Lovely work sweetness πŸ˜ŒπŸ‘―β€β™€οΈπŸ€©

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      2. You never fail to take me there, so I think I’ll camp for the time being, basking in the warmth of the adulation of one so lovely, while stars shine on your lovely night and bestow upon you sweet dreams my friend πŸ’­πŸŒΌπŸ‘­πŸŒΉ

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      3. Reading this one day late, but I’ll take this message and let it warm me this night. You really are a skilled writer dear one … never failing to cause my lips to easily curl into a smile ❀

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  2. You write amazing poetry and articles. The Artistic Demon; don’t ever tame the demon.. this writing of yours has made me conscious of every breath I take…😊
    Thank you!πŸ’

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  3. Once again…this is paradoxical…A directive through and through…The explanation first, than a requirement, but hold fast…the practice is not what it was intended for. The submission with a grin of deception. This was masterful!

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