Days went by, grew up They turned into months My quill remain alone With no verse spelled out No poem, no prose The blank pages horrified There was an uneasiness A lot was felt, a lot was felt But nothing put in words I yearned for the calmness That spreads through creation. But wisdom talked… Continue reading Waiting for the Wave
Here is an extract from the poem, ' What are big girls made of' by Marge Piercy. "How superior we are now: see the modern woman thin as a blade of scissors. She runs on a treadmill every morning, fits herself into machines of weights and pulleys to heave and grunt, an image in her… Continue reading Woman Of Pain
Hello, I have tried my hand at short stories. Here is one. I look at my watch- 6:00 PM. It's been an hour since I left home. I never came this far in my evening walk. This was a path I less traveled. But I have seen this neighbourhood before. I turn around the corner.… Continue reading Isabelle
It was when we all (me and my friends) were indulged in the wave of women empowerment. ( Well, we still are!). We had given several speeches on awareness regarding the same in front of a student audience. Our words received remarks, good and bad ( every action has its setbacks ). The bad ones… Continue reading That Very Question
Hello, It's been long since I posted anything and in this time period I really missed WordPress and of course, you all. But now I am back with another post! It's not new now-a-days to find people hurling abuses. In a fight, while they are furious or casually, when they are too happy (so funny… Continue reading You Human!
Hello, The sun is kind of sending streaks of fire down on earth, here. The weather is really humid but then summer has other joys too. Here is the optimistic me! Water melons, mangoes (oh! I love them), ice-creams (how can i forget this) and the swimming pool. Well, there are many more. Apart from… Continue reading Happy Summers!
"Trapped in tough folds Folds of thick fabric Inside a shell. Reflect, reflect. Wriggle, be calm Wriggle, be firm Wriggle, be persistent Move, break out. Break out, now see Yourself, differently. See with, the soul's eye Your broken shell, Your cocoon. You are then- A butterfly. The sky is yours So is the breeze Fly… Continue reading Trapped In The Shell
"It left the corner Of my watery eye Slowly. Silently spilled. Leaving a trail From the edge Of my nose Of my mouth. Then dropped From my chin. Unnoticed. It's trail faded away But the emotion didn't The dark clouds Covered the sky Still After the drizzle." Sometimes painful emotions linger on and you require… Continue reading Persistent
Let me tell you a sweet tale today. Once upon a time in a far away land ( cliche, huh?), there used to be a beautiful princess who stayed in a grand palace. She was like a tender rose. She had the best manners and was kind hearted (isn't she always?). Everything in her life… Continue reading Rescuing the Princess
Hello, It is often that some creations of nature strike me deeply. This one tree makes me feel as if I were at some other heavenly place. Isn't there something so lively and special about it? I end up saying a few praises hoping she (my tree) will hear it. She is the one I… Continue reading The Love-Tree