Letting Go

“Anyway, it doesn’t matter how much, how often, or how closely you keep an eye on things because you can’t control it. Sometimes things and people just go. Just like that.” ― Cecelia Ahern

Road to Motherhood

Singing in the rain, the angels set to work Brewing their cauldron with sweet and spice It’s a baby in making, their biggest perk Will it be a boy or will it be a girl, they wonder killing the lice Tears flow to miles, giving their eyes a gentle twerk That’s your baby, that’s your…

I Am A Woman

I am a woman, a creature just like man I am a wife, my man’s better half I am a mother, nurturing is my nature I am a sister, rock strong beside my brother I am a lover, fighting all odds for my beloved I am a friend, the trusting companion I am a painter,…

The Longest Walk

A peculiar night it was with dark clouds taking over the calm sky and before he could realize, he was already drenched. As he pushed open the gate, he found the house to be disturbingly silent. Something was amiss, he was sure but what? Mom stood there like a stone, teary eyed with shivering hands….

A Complete Void

I miss the days when we were complete Complete as a family, tightly sewn together Complete with emotions, anger and love doing their part Complete to the soul, never falling apart But what lies ahead of me is a scary void Void that leaves me craving for what I once resented Void that engulfs me…

The Perks Of Wedlock

What are the benefits that come with marriage? You can screw and get screwed whenever, wherever you want. You get someone to share the expenses with and of course the burden of chores! You can raise kids legitimately and prove to the world that you are not infertile. That’s practical, good. From a different view,…

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…

Question Of a Name

He was rich, very rich. You have to be rich to afford entry into that exotic bar that too every single day! He stood at the same spot everyday fixing his gaze on that one dancer. He loved her or so she thought. Time found them dating, dreaming of a future together as a married…

The Unborn

“20 years have passed; our daughter is now a young girl ready to be on her own. She will have to go…”, she cut him midway. “We can’t let her leave, she is the only…” she began but didn’t complete and lost herself to thoughts of the past. Pregnant with twins she was having major…

From A Lover To A Poet

A famous Greek philosopher, Plato once said, “At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet”. It left me wondering, does love really have such power? Can it turn someone into a poet just with a slight brush? What about the poets who have never experienced this bright lovable fall? But then it struck me,…

Barrenness

A famous quote by Socrates, “Beware the barrenness of a busy life” threw me into a trance today. We are all running after success, just like a search for an oasis in a god forsaken desert. The more we move towards it, the farther it seems. Just when we feel that it is at an…

Filling The Void

He died in a car accident, very young he was. Destiny you call it or a deadly mistake, doesn’t matter. What’s important is that he left a family behind, a youthful wife and a little daughter. “Marry again; you have your whole life in front of you. You need someone by your side, someone to…