In the lifeless night Or the darkest hour You need to hold on To someone or to something That gives you the courage And gives you the power Patronus as JK Rowling called Harry and fellows used the charm Life sucking acts of a dementor Just got stalled If I had a Patronus, Wonder what… Continue reading What will be my Patronus?
The other day in some conversation I said “If I had to draw parallels to this…” and I realised the influence of Miss Marple on me. Well, I must admit even otherwise, I do try to connect related (and unrelated) things. Another Agatha Christie thriller I gulped down; A Caribbean Mystery featuring Miss Marple. What… Continue reading Another Mystery revealed
Never give up, face the situations boldly and most importantly, have belief in yourself !! This would be my answer if I had to summarise the learning from the old man’s experience with the sea. Yeah, I am talking about Ernest Hemingway’s book, The Old Man and The Sea. Looking at the size of the… Continue reading Do beliefs get stronger with age?
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
Another day, another event With full of gratitude and A feeling of being deeply content Moments that make you proud Take you high up in the cloud There are people who matter Achievements of theirs you’d Keep it for a platter* Its nothing else but a blessing When you are fondly remembered To tell about… Continue reading When your achievements make me feel proud
What seemed like a simple and obvious story at the beginning eventually turned out to be painful yet a heart-touching reflection of the situation today. Women have been oppressed for a long time, at different levels, unknown to self at times and suffering silently at times. It may not be appropriate to make this as… Continue reading Not all promises are broken