An intense discussion with a friend, Frozen by Madonna in the backdrop, and the result is this – Mirror reflects what it sees What you see, may not always please It’s ain’t about how you look For behind the innocent face There could be a hidden crook But, Can you hide from yourself Or your… Continue reading If I can, I really can
After reading The Giver Quartet by Lois Lowry and Three Thousand Stitches by Sudha Murthy, I have been wondering what is it that I want to give, or rather what it is that I can give. Oct 2-8 is celebrated as Joy of Giving week and I do participate by way of giving “material” things.… Continue reading If I were to give
My little one, a kindergarten student, has a lot of time at her disposal (IMO). And sometimes there is a conflict between ‘productively’ spending time and just ‘passing’ the time Needless to state these are my views about the ‘to-be’ state vs. ‘as-is’ state. (The invisible consultant hat !!) Now one of our (okay mine)… Continue reading Identity crisis, ahem, once again
Busy connecting the dots Deeply occupied in thoughts Always working, always awake My dear grey cells, Why don’t you take a break? Oblivious of surrounding You engage yourself In animated discussion Or a soulful talk My dear grey cells, Why don’t stop, and Take a nice and refreshing walk? Oops, Why the hell, did I… Continue reading My dear grey cells
Each one thinks the other is at fault Letting the misunderstandings stay And bringing relationships to a halt Each one thinks the other doesn’t apprehend Want others to be empathetic The understanding shouldn’t be a mere pretend Each one thinks the other has ego Go by how it’s said, hold the grudge Closing the doors… Continue reading Each one and the other
Of the three, two friends are discussing what is knowledge, what is knowing and what is absolute and what is relative. The third friend, a silent spectator, not sure of her own perspective said What do I contribute to the discussion For only the wise know the difference between what’s real and what’s illusion Rather… Continue reading 3 sides of a coin
The enlightened one Gets going with his talk Matter of minutes Talk turns into conversation Thoughts get discussed Setting the stage for introspection Between birth and death is life Ordinary or adventurous Long or short Contented or internal strife Different shades, varied experiences One can see either some or all In the journey called life… Continue reading What is it that you want in (from??) life !!