The wind is pounding at the windows Of my 17th floor apartment Whooshing by, stopping to check and then moving on again. Fooling me by its in-between silences Its beguiling pauses that make me want to open my windows to see if … Continue reading THE STORM
Why don’t you accept the frizz? It comes with your inner wild. Blame it on your genes. Tame it if you will. But the day you own it, run with it I promise, the wind in your hair will make you fly. Colour those … Continue reading Why don’t you accept the frizz?
Chocolate cysts are funny things. With a name that sweet You should only have fond(ue) memories. But like knives dipped in honey They wrench your guts with treacheries. Drip. Drip. Drip. As the blood seeps through the walls each month I give rent to my … Continue reading Of deliciously dark chocolate cysts
As a child, I remember hopping over the neighbours’ really low-lying wall to have a look at some new board game my friend had bought. Even though the main gates of our adjacent houses remained wide open to let the stray dogs escape the Delhi … Continue reading Of Walls and Beyond…
There is something about that goodbye That you never got to say When you were in such a rush That day. Of course you couldn’t have known That she was in a greater hurry to leave. You had no reason not to believe. … Continue reading The Last Goodbye…
So where were we? Nowhere, to begin with. We were not face-to-face Chatting with each other So we could hold it a tad longer Or end it a tad sooner… Depending on the twitch of your eye Or a cursory glance away … Continue reading On conversations left mid-way on a Chat
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