This poem is second in the anthology of the poem based on the five elements. Water: The Water element represents the rivers, seas, oceans, and waterfalls. But it also represents blood, tears and all liquid forms in our body. The person you love is 72.8% water--Alan Fletcher This post is an ode to water.A quintessential … Continue reading Water
Love and the continued support from my wonderful WordPress community have never failed to amaze me.It fills my heart with happiness to inform that I have again been nominated by a wonderful blogger, Shoumodip Roy, for the Liebster award. He is a wonderful writer and blogs at The floating thoughts by Roy. Go check out … Continue reading Liebster award 2018
I'm building a bridge little by little stick by stick and stone by stone I'm building a bridge to bring you home to stop making you feel always alone It rattles and swings It gives me a scare I won't stop building it till I reach the other end, my dear with all the twists … Continue reading Bridge
May this New Year brings a "new you"!!.Wishing my whole blogging community a very Happy New Year 2018!! I smell blood in the water I see sharks all around me heartbroken, downtrodden wandering in search of you finding a way out of this labyrinth the hope keeps burning and the flickering flame never meets its death … Continue reading New Me
This fourth poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Greed(Avaritia): an excessive pursuit of material possessions. “He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.” ― Socrates A … Continue reading Greed ( Avaritia)
I'm almost there dragging my feet pushing myself to the limit almost running out of breath breathless and panting I'm almost there I can see the finish line my heart beating still pulling myself with all my strength and still not losing the grin I'm almost there pushing my boundaries and testing my limits saying a … Continue reading Mirage
We, humans, have the proclivity to shut down emotionally in a state of emotional crisis.We all feel that we are safeguarding ourselves from all the pain and angst by keeping the help at bay and downplaying the hurt we are going through. It takes a lot of courage to open to someone and to share your deep emotional thoughts with people around us. We all feel very vulnerable by doing so, but are we really keeping us safe this way?
“I have poured my heart out …. And now I am empty.” ― Ranata Suzuki There is a leak in my heart where the emotions are leaking through I have tried to tape them and seal them again and … Continue reading Leak in my heart
I have a compass inside me guiding me through thick and thin; it tells me the way to go it tells me what is a good deed and what's sin? Without it, I would be so lost finding my way through this ghastly maze tumbling and tossing; skinning my soul blind as a bat rolling … Continue reading Compass
“Everyone has talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads.” --Erica Jong Creativity can take different forms and different directions. What final forms it takes depends on how well you nurture it but what is a talent? How do you define yourself to be talented in a … Continue reading Are you talented?
Wow!! I have been double nominated for the Liebster award by two of my fellow bloggers. Tejasvi Kashyap from Light Behind the cloud and Winnie from Musings. Yay!! a double nomination. I must be doing something right with my blog. I'm so elated and surprised by the mere fact that our generous bloggers' community has yet again found me … Continue reading Liebster award #2 and #3
How much can you bear? How long can you hold your ground?
In my next life, I want to live my life backward. You start out dead and get that out of the way. Then you wake up in an old people's home feeling better every day. You get kicked out for being too healthy, go collect your pension, and then when you start work, you get … Continue reading Reverse
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
“and when all the wars are over, a butterfly will still be beautiful.” ― Ruskin Bond Break the cocoon and crack the shell come out of it alive and refreshed you need a transformation you need an inevitable change you need to come out of the chrysalis so you can be colorful again Break the … Continue reading Cocoon
They say She brings out the animal in him I say Aren't we all animals from within? They say You cannot live your present, if you are stuck in the past I say Didn't we all want to travel in the past? They say When you the hit rock bottom, you can restart I say Let's rest … Continue reading They say
Are you wearing one today or are you the reason for someone wearing their own?
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
What goes inside the mind of a mother who sees the snapshot of her unborn baby for the first time. It's an overwhelming and indescribable feeling.
The chaos engulf us in the daily grind taking us down It's funny we survived this roller coaster ride without getting of without falling off Should it not be a gentle and serene tide that everybody hoped and wished for But we settle down for this In this rampant chaos, we call reality We barely … Continue reading Chaos
Is your soul perfectly round, chiseled and shaped to perfection? Are you not rough around the edges anymore, and all your flaws have been smoothed? Did they cover and caulk all the holes in it? Sanded and brushed so that no sin can seep in and polished you with love masking all the defects. Have … Continue reading Chiseled
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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
The way all affair started sounded dubious the vows he made to her about till death do us apart sounded dubious they way he meticulously planned everything to hide from her in plain sight sounded dubious Promising to be together in thick and thin and never stepping out of the comfort zone sounded dubious Making sure … Continue reading Dubious
Depression is real.It's not just a fleeting thought; its a disease. No amount of distraction around you can cure your sadness.No amount of beauty around you can make your heart happy.Sadness is monochrome.The following free verse reflects the same feeling.