More Than Friends

To the ones who are not lovers, I saw you wearing his sweatshirt in cafeteria last month. I saw him holding your bags after a shopping spree this week. I saw him ordering your complex drink exactly how you like it. I saw you buy toiletries for him, right from classic perfumes to his anti…

A Letter From Her Man

To my future wife’s best friend, I have not seen you together but I know you share a strong bond. I have heard about your inside jokes and sleepover scoop. You might not connect with each other every day but you will be there for each other even at 4 am (if you are able…

A Letter To Your Man

To my best friend’s lover, I am yet to see you two together but I can already imagine how you’ll look as a couple. I can imagine her blushing under your gaze. Her lips curling into a smile when you profess your love to her. I can imagine you pushing her locks behind her ears…

A Single Matchstick

One matchstick is all it takes to light up a pyre. Yes it is a pyre that we are igniting today. But “Who died?” is the question on our lips. It is a pyre lighted to bid farewell to a love long dead. This pyre will burn all the memories we ever lived. A bunch…

The Happy Me

Do you know when I felt the happiest? It was a few moments before I said “I do” to you. Those last moments of blissful unawareness…The time I didn’t know what was awaiting me. The time when I was dreaming of a life full of love. The time I lived a few years ago…Those moments…

Cold As Ice

They touch my skin and find it frostyYes, I am cold as ice…on the surfaceBut touch my heart for once and feelFeel the warmth emerging from my core They see me complete on my own and call me aloofYes, I am sufficient all alone…on the outsideBut look past my chosen solitude and findFind in me…

Letters Of Love

It has been so long since we met. 2 years 5 months and 6 days. I miss how you hugged me tight from behind every time I came to meet you. I miss your warm skin against mine. I miss your voice dissolving in my ears and your scent in my breath. But I don’t…

A Letter To His Woman

To the girl who will love him next, Love him unconditionally, he deserves it. He won’t say it but he gets emotional when he feels his love misunderstands him. Don’t lie to him, no matter how brutal the truth is. Lying will only make him unsure of this relationship. Talk to him about bikes, he…

The Eternal Wait

For years I’ve waited to be loved by him For years I’ve wanted to be embraced by him For years I’ve wanted to smile for him For years I’ve welled my eyes for him For years I’ll still wait to be loved by him For he is my wait and I’ll always wait for him

In My Memories

A house full of memories I will leave behind to make memories in a new home. My giggles will echo long after I am gone. My scent will remain on the pillow and my voice in the twirl of the wind chime. I’ll remain in the photo frames of the wall. I’ll leave my touch…

In Your Embrace

Pull me into a warm embrace And up the beating heart’s pace For your arms are the only place Where the sorrows have no trace Where questions have no space And where emotions win the race…

The Woman Who Bleeds

For days every month I bleed For years and decades I bleed For the love of life I bleed For the duty of wife I bleed For my future heir I bleed For being a mother I bleed I turn a giver of life when I bleed But why am I dirty when I bleed?