Life is a library With people the books Some short, some long Some have stories to tell, others not so much And it is up to us to decide If we are gonna judge them by their covers Or by the titles they are assigned Or by the stories they live and tell Remember that we … Continue reading Life is a library
Today after I came back know from my coaching class, I found my mum looking at old photographs, no, not in mobile or some other electronic device, in the photo albums. The ones we bought years ago, photos still safe under the plastic cover in the photo album. I looked at them, the time when … Continue reading Where are your memories?
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and the other begins? –Edgar Allan Poe, The Premature Burial. For some people, they are in its sense and meaning, alive and breathing, but deep inside, they have died long ago. Some ugly choices and … Continue reading Boundaries between life and death
A few days ago, I came across a photo on tumblr, I sent it to some of my friends asking them what they think the picture means and surprisingly, all of them had different answers. I was wowed away. Based on the responses, I wrote a series of poems, based on the same picture, looked … Continue reading The plucked flower: A series of poems
A girl of 7 was scared to look under her bed Afraid of the monsters under there Years later, she sleeps peacefully Not realising the monsters have come on to her bed
Sunsets are for the romantics, for the idealists and the believers. for those fond of the calm, those who’ve been sheltered, who’ve never had to weather a storm. but sunrises, sunrises are for the survivors, for the ones who’ve weathered storms, the ones left standing after the hell of a night in the er, the … Continue reading Sunrise; Photogenic Friday#14
I twist and turn and roll around in my bed. After a lot of tries, I finally give up on getting that little ounce of sleep that I was supposed to get today, 'cause my body has betrayed me again. I pull off the covers and sit up straight on my bed. My phone's lock … Continue reading Let your eyes see the dark
Last month, I was nominated by lovelyricism for the sunshine blogger award. It's with immense pleasure I accept this award. So please do check out her lovely blog. I apologise for writing this post so late. Things got a little busy and I kept procrastinating it. So here are the rules: Write a post so … Continue reading Sunshine blogger award
I, a child of 10 was in the garden I sit still on the park bench until a butterfly catches my eye The butterfly of wealth, of glory and fame Eyes full of greed and hunger as I run down to chase it Through the forest, the mountain slopes I fall down, and yet I … Continue reading Butterfly; Photogenic Friday#13
I wish I could sleep away my troubles just like the dog in the picture.
Sometimes you gotta bleed to know, that you are alive and have a soul And I have to keep walking to keep me from falling down The world could change it's heart No scars to your beautiful We're stars and we're beautiful Too young to know And too old to admit The worst things in … Continue reading With you
You know you are in love when you wake up wishing that dream had never ended You know you are in love when you are in love with the feeling You know you are in love when the rush of endorphins fills your bloodstream You know you are in love when your heart beats … Continue reading You know you are in love when
Maybe it's not the tears, but the journey to happiness that truly heals us Maybe it's not the scars, but them healing that mends us Maybe it's not the falling down, but the getting up that makes us win Maybe it's not the mistakes, but the lessons learnt that give us success Maybe it's not … Continue reading Maybe