Losing To The Devil

She felt a tug at her collar, a quick glance revealed a dark shadow. She felt drawn to the hazy image; it had a gothic beauty that left her craving. She breathes in his scent. Mystified, she follows. Intoxicated by the power he holds, she gives in… to the devil!

A Bride’s Walk To Dreams

A red dot sits on her forehead, peeking from the ghunghat Her eyes are grazing the ground, concealing their naughtiness A huge nath adorns her tiny nose that turns pink at the tips She hears your whispers behind those ornate chaandbalis A shy smile lingering on her lips, sealing the words unsaid Her long neck…

For No Fault Of Mine

A case of family rivalry, I guess that’s what it was When my smooth life changed and came to a pause Abduction was a start, his revenge had another clause Death was too easy to satisfy his vindictive cause… A life bitter than death was all he had on his evil mind “Spend your days…

The ‘Tempting’ Road

There are always two ways to go about your life, the easy way and the right way. The latter is a tough road, replete with challenges but it is ethically correct. Whereas the first road looks rewarding, is a child’s play but seamlessly conceals a trap. Before you know you are already tempted by the…

My Fake Self

For the world I wear new smiles everyday Each grin that I borrow, in tears is how I repay I may look happy, but inside its grimace that lay Covering my true self is now the only way! There’s none who knows what goes on inside A tough task it was but I managed to…

Plato

“Those who tell stories rule society” -Plato

An Indian Girl

Just like any other girl, she grows and develops From a baby to an adult, she turns with gallops Moving from crawling to falling and then to running She has a spark like every girl within that keeps burning That’s not all about her. She grows with certain morals. “You must be fully covered before…

Emotional Breaking

“The emotion that can break your heart is sometimes the very one that heals it.” – Nicholas Sparks

Rightly Abused?

A girl walking alone in the night, an effortless catch! It’s easy to get her; all you need is a deserted patch! Go on shout and cry, let me see you running for the latch, Oh baby won’t you look lovely with a red scratch? Why? Just tell me why? She joked, and that means…

An Ode To Motherhood

It’s the day to celebrate you, to rejoice on the bond we share But is a single day enough to thank you for all the care? Wont it be unfair to mark a date to remember you mother? When all you do every day is keep me safely cover! How will I tell you how…

Our Sparkling Love

The moment I had set eyes on you I knew it You will be the one who will get my life to lit! There was a connection- unsaid between us You were my loving teddy and I your baby puss! To a dark night as this, I raise a toast For giving me you, my…

Offbeat…

While preparations for their wedding were in full swing, something was amiss. It wasn’t as if they didn’t want to get married, they knew they wouldn’t find someone as crazily apt. But that was it, their craziness! The ‘perfect’ planning wasn’t leaving room for that one thing they loved about each other, and their day…