This poem is based on the micro poetry of the same name.Read it here "Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash." ---Leonard Cohen They ask what my inspiration is I say, a falling leaf a withered rose a shape in the clouds a long-lost song … Continue reading Inspiration
“To wish was to hope, and to hope was to expect” ― Jane Austen, Sense and Sensibility Behind a closed door Inside a long beautiful veil After a long wait a glimpse of him through that passing train Pacing up and down the corridors waiting to hear that soulful cry Looking up and down the list … Continue reading Expect
This poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Jealousy(Envy): the desire to have an item or experience that someone else possesses “Jealousy, that dragon which slays love under the pretense of keeping it alive. ” ― H. Havelock Ellis Jealousy A vice, a sin one of the … Continue reading Jealousy (Envy)
One thing you can't hide - is when you're crippled inside. ― John Lennon Remember how we always say this to people who are leaving, moving away, getting a farewell, changing jobs etc. We ask them not to be a stranger and to stay in touch with us. I have always wondered why shouldn't we do the same … Continue reading Stay in touch
This micro poetry is a prelude to a poem of the same name.Read it here This post is in response to the daily prompt Authentic
How do you measure your life? By the number of books on your shelf By the number of degrees under your belt By the number of years, you have spent under the sun By the number of lines on your face By the number of times, you have lived your moments By the number of hugs … Continue reading Measure
When will the struggle be going to be over? When will the pain end? The continuous feeling of fighting against something unknown and invincible is tiring and exhausting. How can you fight the daily grind of life knowing that you can never come alive out of it? Yes that the eternal truth everybody know. When … Continue reading My fight
Honk! Honk! Life, I'm honking at you give way to my joys move away worries and sorrows Let my pain and anger pass Honk! Honk! Life, I'm honking at you Let my sweet little laughs and giggles squeeze their way in scoot over, hurt and wounds Honk! honk!! Life, I'm honking at you … Continue reading Honk
Being new to the world very hopeful hopes and dreams are still twinkling in his eyes Has a list of goals and milestones to meet he is an amateur, a neophyte in this world he still has the rest of the world to meet Daily ray of sunshine still fills his heart with hope he still looks … Continue reading Neophyte
“A drop of ink may make a million think.” ― George Gordon Byron How do you know what you are writing is coming from your heart? How do you know what you are writing will resonate with the readers and they will be able to understand the true meaning hidden behind the words. Well, I … Continue reading Are you writing from heart?
To teach is to heal maybe I could feel the words that they feel going over the lessons and chapters again maybe I could learn the meaning tucked in the dog-eared pages To teach is to heal maybe I can smell the fragrance of the rose safely tucked in the pages of that book again. To … Continue reading Heal
Oh! Now I see an elephant moving his trunk gallantly around; Walking in his own stride Rumbling and thumping the ground. Now I see the caravan of ducks floating away in that wide blue river; and seagulls flying and mocking them away. You look so delicious candy floss like and it makes my … Continue reading Fluff
“Fire tests gold, suffering tests brave men.” ― Seneca The darker the clouds get The stronger the resolve becomes The faster the breath gets The stronger the heart pounds The teary the eyes get The wider the smile is The badly you miss someone The fonder the love gets The harder it rains The more … Continue reading Victor
This post is an ode to the strong, fierce women who are survivors of acid attacks. They go through immense physical and emotional pain but still manage to rise from the ashes like a phoenix. I salute to all such woman, who after going through a life-altering incident has never backed down, never given up and showed the world the real strength of a fighting soul.
At the crossroads of life What path you will follow Will you follow your heart your dreams Or choices that are nothing but shallow Will you succumb to the pain of the bleeding heart Will you free yourself from the aching shard Will you free yourself from the choked-up voices and the screaming heart Will … Continue reading Ascend
o what do you dream at night? Do you dream about the unattainable or do you dream about goals in sight? Is it the thought of someone long-lost which keeps you up in the night or the cozy feeling of being in love with someone?. Everybody wants a peaceful transition to the world of dreams from the scary world of reality. Nobody wants a nightmare to wake them. We all dream, We all want.
I wrote this one when one of the days I was feeling low. Everything around me was bringing me down and I just wanted to feel happy. I needed something to cheer me up and something to keep me going through all the pain I was feeling around me. So I wrote this as a way to keep the heart stronger amongst all the sadness in the world.