He lives

In the tinted glass with vapour’s mask, His name etched on it, At the beach coloured by the sound of water, The sand has him knit. He reminds me of that night we had, When loneliness found solace, We talked of stars and everything underneath, And stitched our hope with fragile lace. I look at…

What My Breakup Taught Me – II

“Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.” -Voltaire Phase I: Regret “Wake up”, said a faint voice from a distance. “Wake up”, my mom tapped my shoulder. “We’re back home!” A part of me did not care about the fact that I had an amazing vacation, that I…

What My Breakup Taught Me

“Isn’t it funny how the memories you cherish before a breakup can become your worst enemies afterwards? The thoughts you loved to think about, the memories you wanted to hold up to the light and view from every angle–it suddenly seems a lot safer to lock them in a box, far from the light of…

It Doesn’t.

She bleeds the winds of the mid-desert dreary waves. She sighs the wreaks and fills her parched heart, With perished tales; She looks and seeks for acceptance, For ways to mend her broken heart; But dies and lives once again, To fall in love with love, And everything it entails. Thoughts that we are fond…

Routes

    We strolled along The Path, The sunlight guiding our trail. We clenched our bleeding hearts, From pouring into ourselves.   In our silence we spoke, In our breaths, we awoke. In us, we found, The climbers of Willow Oak.

Stay

Oblivion. The gifted Curse. I “I want to go higher daddy, higher!” screamed the seven-year-old. “As you wish, my princess.” And the swing was pushed with greater intensity, with its occupant dreaming about a flight to the clouds. “Higher!”, and higher did she reach. After an hour or so, she dreamed about diving through Mother…

The Sunshining Heart

Childhoods define who we will be. When a childhood is destroyed, a part of our Earth dies. A part of the happiness disappears. A part of the innocence is lost. Imagine that happening to billions.