When I was a kid, They gave me a pair of glasses They said, "The world will look blurry without them" And don't be curious, Curiosity is for those with fewer grades I looked at the world through my glasses Until one day When curiosity got the best of me, I took off my glasses … Continue reading I refuse to believe
Today evening my mum sent me to the cobbler to repair one of her sandals, the strap had come off. The cobbler is a few walks by our house, so I agreed to go. I went to him and had to wait for 5 minutes or so for the sandal to be repaired. I stood … Continue reading Life is fair because it is unfair to everyone
I walk the line between the moral and the evil I walk the line between the optimistic and the cynical I walk the line between the angels and the demons I walk the line between fantasy and reality I walk the line between the friend and the enemy I walk the line between normal and … Continue reading I walk the line
I come to my haven Look at my mirror At the image within It's cracked into two I realised not back then, but now There are cracks in the corner Who cut it I wonder I reach my drawer to search for something To glue the mirror back The love I had wasn't enough to … Continue reading The image within
I saw you underwater Innocent and blue, and so was I when I fell for you Two dejected souls Merging into one And we saw the light Coming deep in the ocean It licked the sand at the bottom I breathed out all my love to you While you followed the light And left me … Continue reading Underwater
I remember the first time I saw you You took my brain away My occipital lobe processed your gleaming eyes and your eloquent lips filled with silent passion My tango receptors received your touch like the galaxies colliding, directing to the parietal lobe Temporal lobe detected my name from your lips like soulful music Frontal … Continue reading Stole my brain
To fit in, I paint my lips to their shade of red and plump I paint my quirks to their shade of sanity I paint my hair to their shade of long and silky I paint my eccentricity to their shade of ordinary I paint my skin to their shade of flawless I paint my … Continue reading I paint
It's fascinating how one colour can be so many things The colour of the pain, of the blood in my vein The colour of fire, of a deep desire The colour of sweet bitter love, of the burning sun above The heart in my rib cage, the anger and rage The insatiate lust, of the … Continue reading Red
In the midst of cake and candles and smiles and hugs, I started wondering why we celebrate birthdays at all? Isn't it our mother's achievement to have given birth to us? Why the cake cutting and candles blowing, why the celebration? Looking at the people around me eager for me to cut the cake, wishing … Continue reading Why do we celebrate birthdays?
Have you ever had that wonderful experience that leaves you breathless or blows your mind away (in a good way)? The feeling when you just achieved something, fell in love, finished a marathon or travelled to a beautiful country? What did you do next? Message your best friend about it, post photos on Facebook or … Continue reading Stories
And that doesn't include what I "learnt" in school Half the things we worry about won't even happen Water is not tasteless Do it when the excitement is still there In the end, you are gonna have to help yourself It is better to say I can't believe I did it than saying I wish … Continue reading 28 lessons I learnt this year
Few hours to go For a new beginning And a year to end Are we ready or not? Only time will tell Count your blessings Make new year resolutions Be prepared to live Be prepared to die 'Cause we may never know If we are going down in drains Or gonna fly up high I … Continue reading An end, another beginning
Time passes And with everyday We get a bit older and wiser Sometimes I wish I could pause time Back to the moment We laughed so hard or our tummy hurt The after dinner talks The evening walks The time we played so much in snow we sweated The silly song lyrics we made up … Continue reading Happy birthday Sister!