Old shoe on an old river.

Whenever I am home I never fail to visit this small spring just behind my house. It holds a special position in my heart because I grew up with stories latched to this place. It’s very choko or pure is what our grandparents say and this place had served as a source of water forContinue reading “Old shoe on an old river.”

Silence and Mind

And then there is a life so silent as our nights. A calmness that can be felt only at night, a peace to harness for the next day. But sometimes the night, an important part to survive via sleep and dreams becomes heavy. In a clinical term, referred as insomnia…we become lost in the darkContinue reading “Silence and Mind”

The lantern

My fingers tasted the kerosene The smell dripped inside the head, my mouth, Silent as the evening sound knocked my ears Whispers, voices, noises, From houses and forests Grandma’s wrinkles smiles Her every breath, Slowly vaporizes the glass A piece of cloth, my little hands to wipe, The evening pushed the sun beneath the horizonContinue reading “The lantern”

Change

(​Change is constant, change is progress, change is revolution, change is evolution….Change is children forgetting to play in the gardens or even playgrounds.Change is, a mother forgetting to worry how dirty and messed up her child would be after play….change is so vast that I can hardly trap and concise them into my words. StillContinue reading “Change”

The Uninvited Guests

source: google/Pinterest Where on earth am I safe? Where? Those eyes staring at me constantly as if I am walking naked. I think their mind has become a dress scanner. Such is their looks. Girls its high time we visit a smithy and construct an Iron Woman outfit or Is this the reason why manyContinue reading “The Uninvited Guests”

DEAR LIFE (never let yourself go)

The bundled pain might prick you So very bitter and unhealthy For your heart or for your body. They might ache more than The fresh burns you just had You might apply a band-aid But that proper medicine Is an undiscovered priority. Your closed bedroom,the locked heart Is all  rusted with Heaps of untold secrets…Continue reading “DEAR LIFE (never let yourself go)”

Human Family  by Maya Angelou

I note the obvious differences in the human family. Some of us are serious, some thrive on comedy. Some declare their lives are lived as true profundity, and others claim they really live the real reality. The variety of our skin tones can confuse, bemuse, delight, brown and pink and beige and purple, tan andContinue reading “Human Family  by Maya Angelou”

The Sunshine Blog Award

Life brings so many meanders and spurs for you to cross and move beyond and that is life. It has been a week  since I got down from the vehicle of wordpress and drowned myself in a huge tsunami trying to escape. It passed and then left me along with my family in a calmContinue reading “The Sunshine Blog Award”