You can hide, but can’t escape You can delay, but have to confront Anxiously or calmly Willingly or grudgingly You have to bear the brunt The thoughts keep coming back As the day draws closer How I wish I could fast forward to future When this painful phase is just over The left and right… Continue reading The pinch
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
Sometimes you know the goal But the path ain’t clear Sometimes the path is known Destination seems near Still you feel lost You look out for a purpose You seek for direction Feeling lost, Feeling confused You think “Ab main kya karu?” That’s when Your plight is noticed, Your case is forwarded To the blessing,… Continue reading I humbly bow in reverence
With a heavy heart And a reluctant mind You took up a task With the inner self itself it’s not aligned You are in a fix And things start to mix Is it the bond that you wanna cherish Or take it for granted And prevent something from being perish The emotional you, the vulnerable… Continue reading What the situation demands
Despite the heat, Despite the sweat, Its for Summers, I eagerly wait For that’s when my favourite fruit Marks its onset Treat not only to the tongue But to the eyes, to the nose And to the memories the heart has clung The bright and fresh yellow The sweet and sour taste Feeling the warmth… Continue reading How can one not like mangoes!?
It’s a no-brainer Any new origin or idea Encompassing the whole Often is represented by The word Mother Mother isn’t simply a name But a gift from the God Nicely put in a frame Though difficult to be defined Still, let me give it a try Will I be close enough, if I say Mother… Continue reading On the eve of Mother’s day
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