OF MUSIC AND MEMORIES

Loop  Once more I soak myself in that soothing melody…..                                              Bekarar karke hame …yun na jaaiye………   a voice trickles down my ears, stirring long sedimented memories to the surface. I play the song […]

QUILLED GENDER

Quill like a paper cut into strips quilled into a desired Design. They were clipped stripped shaped to Fit, Only to be possessed a thing of Beauty forever Stuck! But now redefining like a quill molted detached free soaring high, rewriting history!

MARGINALIZED

Detached and drifted, desperate to take root some-where, the dandelions spring and sprout everywhere. But unwelcomed feared and hated, plucked from their soils turned homeless uprooted , even deported all…to nurture a monochromatic land!

THE POTTER’S WHEEL

Wheel Raw and unseasoned like a lump of clay thrown at the spinning wheel head, I struggle . Clueless and shapeless the giddying speed the twists and twirls the pressure and pain Until I submit. Then kneaded trimmed shaped I discover the purpose at the Hands of my Potter.

CRINGE: OF LIZARDS AND CONSCIENCE

Cringe The lizard He is always there eavesdropping spying me. I try to cut him of my mind prodding taunting me. But he grows again snooping stalking me. I try to lose him in the hustle and bustle outside. But He lurks waits and peeps out when the light goes off when i am alone. […]

A TRAVELOGUE OF A SOLITARY TRAVELLER

Its a solitary travel across unknown worlds embarked thus to be ended so. Belted to my seat someone at the cockpit uncertainty and trepidation hangs in the air ever subject to the vicissitudes of nature. My transient relationships with fellow passengers some nice , some irksome often interrupted by turbulence. My emotions swing with the […]

MY NAME IS FEAR

Fangs firmly pierced like a thirsty vampire I unfurl the tongue Sucking guts To the dregs. A preposterous sycophant Fawning doubts Breeding them like maggots Feeding on decaying Dreams and Lives.