Interview

There I was smiling politely at the young women smiling back at me. Her eyes shining like hawk beads against the flashing lights and her pearly teeth cased in the lipstick stained lips It was the same routine as usual. The camera was positioned in front of us. The director told the makeup artist to…

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Own Yourself

Own your smile sweety The world is already below you Own your body As it is not a measuring bar for others judgement Own your stride And turn it into your walk of success Own your career As you are equally capable to be paid like any man most importantly own yourself because people judge…

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Tenacity

It’s been 11 years 8 months 7 days 12 hours ago…. The world forgot but I didn’t Three teachers and a student They saw the child’s silent abilities Foretold what the future may hold for this kid One teacher observed the child’s creative abilities and said she would be a famous artist one day The…

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Wild Marathon

Ever feel all your life you are running from a toxic system Laying in bed thinking will you ever be enough Trying and praying to get away from this grip Only to know you are same falling victim To prove your worth and your pride Controlling that ego and rage from getting to you From…

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Hidden

Sometimes we hide the parts of us From ourselves, from our loved ones and from the preying eyes of the strangers To keep ourselves in one perfect sanity From all those judgments Only on the pretext of acting to be ok Every day we ask others- how are you Never have we thought to ask…

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Failed Engineering

Delayed balance of scales Civilized monsters Under the pretence influenced masked truth Irrational explanation Protagonist Hypocrite Narsacist Dictator Oppertunitist Cyber influencing monsters A walking pollution Specimen feeding on week and oppressed A few words to describe 21th century politicians Where the humans killed humanity Lives came with a price tag Oxygen cylinders stollen Vaccine limited…

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Glass

She was the type That saw the world as a glass of water Always she thought It’s either half empty or half full Maybe it took her a lifetime To realize it’s just a glass Which can always be refilled Again and again She finally broke the crystal glass ceiling of expectations That rode on…

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Gospel of truth

A savage reality Of a riddled honestly Betrays the expectations A sadist door Slammed against the face On the wounds that shall never heal When you least expect it So shall you too pass this phase With regret and acceptance One after the other Like a combo buy one get one free offer Little did…

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Sold

I sold my dreams Little by day And little by night Until I was no one but a puppet A puppet made out of flesh and bones Held by veins and motivation for peace Stringing onto one dear life One day at a time Till it was plucked The day I sold my soul To…

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Convicted

Shattered in the wind Tormented with guilt, regret and anger Pierced myself with the trickling tears As I gulped down the vomit from where it came On a rainy day the world introduced the worst side of me My hands trembled as I held my papa’s gun I could not take it no more My…

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Vintage love

There he was stroking her every tight curls of hair round his fingers with every sip of his tea As she lay on his lap babbling her daily adventures On the same spot and exactly at the same time everyday since the day he married her From getting the kids ready to school to teaching…

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Camp fire

It was a lovely night….The stars lighted up the multicolored darkness. Or maybe it was the occasion that made it so special Laughter that echoed through the forest. A couple of friends by the campfire side Singing and chattering to beat of silence Sipping the beer and recollecting the lost album of memories Teasing each…

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Hush of the Eerie Shadow

I hardly ever go to sleep but I keep waking up in weird places I have no memory of being. The last few days I found myself in my neighbors garden shed, in the kitchen, on the streets, in the park and even at a graveyard in the middle of night. This is seriously getting…

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Weighed down

The little bird was not a sole to dear away from a trouble All he wanted to do was spread his wings in the winds of his own handwork To fly with the winds and never turn back Every day he looked up at the calling horizon Wondering and dreaming what the world will be…

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Milestones

It was the last day of college All the student’s faces were lit with smiles As they threw there caps in air Saying hello to a hard earned degree They saw the memories flash by Introduced as strangers From the awkward hello to hardest goodbye To group parties to all night group studies They did…

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Midnight Diaries

Dear sole mate, I look at the moon and somewhere I wonder if you are looking at it too and thinking about me. I have had long affairs with the moon these days. I know I have not heard your voice but I have had one sided conversations with you for years hoping that you…

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Young and Broke

The irony Watching your food get cold As your crave the plate of someone else Aren’t we all delusional Exceptions upon expectations One dream after an another One chase after the other Do we live to cherish this saturation point of accomplishment Or are we all robots in fresh and bone That were taught to…

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Million Traumas

Reality is the biggest b@#tch All her life she was the outsider,out casted race, a werido, a strange girl That failed to fit into the sterotype boxes the world forced her to be in Yet she navigated through the ups and downs From being last to be picked in groups The one that people fail…

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Healing

You speak like a man who has seen the darkest demons Hahha dear brother most of us are too broken to mend Too lost be understood Too scared between living and dead Never quite in the right choices Yet I am anchored to these verses Like a incomplete circuit Sometimes hope finds a way Between…

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Question Mark

I look into a mirror and I see a stranger staring back at me What happened to me I wonder I see my metamorphosis But only backwards Maybe it’s the fear Or the double standard doubts left unanswered At the far Island of I don’t know Comes the tsunami of truth Wiping away the innocence…

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The Road Not Taken

  This painting of mine for this week’s blog is inspired by this amazing poem written by Robert Frost. Even till this date this will always remain one of my favorite poem. I remember reading it in my high school. I got goose bumps. I had this secret fantasy of painting this. I simply love…

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Ocean

Let the light house path your way so that you can be bewildered by her sent of magic every time you look into her eyes you will be tempted to fall deeper and deeper into her dangerous waters She is a turbulent wave on the surface crashing with anger and frustration scaring away her enemies…

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Aisle

Smash! The window rattled in fear, the wind howled, and the bolted door flung open. Rain poured in through the side of the screen, drenching the side of mattress inside my room along with the carpet. I will never forget the fierce storm that invaded my peaceful sleep last night. I was wide awake looking…

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Meraki

A scented desire that fades with time Rippled existence that merely lives Devil that forgot the ways of evil A shore that never saw a tide coming Ocean that dared to meet a horizon A chapter that was never read Lives in a book that should never be written By the hands that didn’t how…

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The Beast

Welcome to the masquerade Of a flawed living Of the devil living inside Fighting for its innocence That the world forcefully stripped it from A lie that doubted the truth Made him wonder Of the few that knew him But yet abandoned him at his lowest As he fought through hell Only to return as…

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Quintessence

What is life I say to myself every day? It took me a while To adjust myself to a chaos preyed life I am still figuring out this forbidden path Life is less of what I what to be But more of whom I am going to be In the next five years I see…

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Coping

Celebrating the life of a broken heart I see. People light Japanese lanterns every year to let go of the past. Well I guess what I am not Japanese. Hahha yeah ironic to come from a person who lost a loved one to a ticking clock. It’s supposed to help with grieving they say. But…

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Nangeli-Abolishment of breast tax

This is a true old folklore that many of 21th century haven’t heard. It is one of the first feminist acts in India started by a strong powerful women called Nageli who was born in a low caste of –¬†Ezhavas-toddy tappers (who laboured in that awkward gap of society fashions ) and she went create…

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Stigma

Sorry for not responding no more She don’t care about anything Reached a dangerous saturation point A sole that decayed inside Being every one’s rock She forgot to be her own With a smile she greeted her troubles Lent a ear to the needed Became a voice of the unheard She was a ray of…

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Finesse

In religion it is called the spirit In science we call it the energy In feelings it is know as emotions In streets we call it called a vibe Trust these gut feelings Stay alert and stop guarding the unknown thoughts As these are the only things that are going to keep you alive in…

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The Fall

Some truth some lies A distant fragrance Just like the colors of the season Shades of red,orange and browns Like that she has different canopy of bruises In the kingdom of her body Plastered by her dear husband’s abuse He changed he says every time With a sorry he ends But this habits don’t change…

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Jokes for a Day

Dental Joke I always wanted to knock people’s teeth out Well life had other plans me And now I am a dentist Knocking people teeth out for money. Hahahah pathetic dentist joke The only people who are not laughing Are my patients PASSWORD PROBLEMS : WINDOWS: Please enter your new password. USER: cabbage WINDOWS: Sorry,…

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+++1000+++

I extend my hand of gratitude to every one who has been supporting me through this journey of blogging.I never thought I would get past the initial 100. And here I am with over 1000 beautiful people with a great taste from the world of literature. Hahah I could not have done it without you…

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Full Stop

I am done Trying to give my best Against the odds To see my future goals Burring in forest of unexplainable reasons I didn’t even get the chance of second saying in all this The door to opportunities is locked safe from my gaze The saplings of my hard work have dried To yeild nothing…

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Eccedentesiast…

Dear winds of change Kindly take me off my feet Nurture my broken wounds Heal me from my past Wishing I could be professional as my troubles As I am nothing but a lost case A directionless mapless freek Screaming like a inevitable pressure cooker Exploding into the silence eating into my brain Under stress,…

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Trust Issues

I am lonely in a crowed room Cried the heart Brain kept saying A friend to all is a friend to none But only a friend to his need. Blinded by his greed In situations accustomed to his ways When a player plays his game Creamed with lies On a plate that was never served…

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Silent Plague=Depression

A silent culprit of the victims of reality. A cruel unknown punishment of the four chambers of thought. No rash, no fever, no blood tests to scurry people in concern, just a slow acidic erosion on oneself, as insidious cancer, a solidarity experience in a room with your name on it. Its a disease feeding…

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Elephants

The uncrowned kings roaming the jungles of unseen.These tusked four legged creatures are far feared and the most dangerous weapon of animal kingdom. These elegant royal majesties roam like they fucking own the place. They carry a body positivity message about them as they don’t care who the hell is in front of them as…

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Death

I wish one day I could great death with arms wide open like a old lost friend. Happily ready to forfeit the existence to life to a memory in hearts of loved ones as I will be trapped in framed black and white pictures. Escape this dimension of reality to dust, as my sole flies…

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Time

I don’t know where you have been all this time? As time is money and emotions are nothing but foreplay to plays of life. Don’t mind me asking a little pestering question of mind. The years pass quickly for me now. Time is yet but a cruel master to existence of life . A thief…

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J & R

Happily ever after I know it doesn’t exist It’s just a lie to take the risk Got to guard your heart As I know he is the perfect fit This I bid to every Juliette Looking for a Romeo True love is not of Romeo and Juliet True love is how our grandparents who grew…

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Modern Man

I guess we are all living in the different levels of “Ok”. The path ahead is a deserted, lonely and troubled. These feelings are not just mine, yours but the entire modern men of 21th century feel this way.. The complexity of human minds astounds me beyond reasons of thought. Ridiculed in this puzzled riddle…

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Frustrated

Written from the dark corner of my heart….. Sometimes I feel like curling up into a ball of cells and go back into the cocoon egg I was impregnated in. The world seems so crowded with the deeds of greed, selfish and the thirst for money seems unquenchable. As I open every forbidden door in…

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Mother’s Wise Words

Every time I come home my every efficient mother some how make me wonder how the little things in every day play a major role in what we are and what we are becoming. Recently she got me hooked with her few words that blew my mind and opened my eyes. She said the world…

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Picked on

These pages full of thoughts somehow grew up with me as the years turned pages of my life. Made me stronger at the thought but still why does it hurt when my thinking pen rewrites it again and again on the paper of mind. These sheets have overflowed with pain and tears but why do…

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Guarded Emotions

These flowing emotions that I hide threaten my peace of mind and somehow find there way seeping into words on this paper. Written in pain and in a dark place of thought. “I destroyed everything that’s good for me.”I’m stuck in a spiral of clouds that hover all around me; inching close and tightening. Crumbling…

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Modern Santa

A wasted Santa High on pot Broke on cheap love Torn by traditions Living on the beer cans Jobless and hopeless The phrase oh oh oh Replaced by swear words Which I could not write The chimneies replaced with electric heaters So are the pine trees with plastic artifact And so is the family time…

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