That time when Sal turns yellow To match the blaze of the sun As the tension in the nerves mellow I feel the warmth at morning ten. Sal likes to bare it all To make way for the arriving leaves Carpets the ground with each fall As slowly as the spider weaves. Walking along … Continue reading Fallen splendour
Big jar of strength, Unimaginable tenacity, Hardcore resilience, Fervent sentiments, Mix them up in containers Of different shapes and sizes; Let the heat engulf it warm it up and bake it, Occasionally, roast and burn it too. Spice it all up proportionally, with Diabolical survival strategies, Few drops of shrewd cunning, added To a pinch … Continue reading The spirit of sand.
Initial days it appeared to be fine, Painful after effects were minor; As the dosage increased, It left a trail of mental agony and tears; Rehabilitation efforts proved pointless; But the aftermath of the dosage was curtailed, With proven benefits of joy and serenity; The addiction was still there No more an addiction, but a … Continue reading Addiction
As I sit by the fireplace and gaze at the mountains outside, Ranging far and wide, of various sizes and shape, The western horizon takes a deep red hue The horizon is so crimson that it pierces your eyes and reaches your heart triggering a number of emotions. The moon, almost full, has come up … Continue reading
Most people write about the beautiful moon that brightens the night About how it is romantic for the ones who found romance About how it is a sad reminder for the ones with lost love About how it is melancholic for the loners waiting for love But when I look at the 5 a.m. moon, … Continue reading The 5 a.m. moon
There were numbers only, You either sum them up or divide them; Then began the search for the missing numbers. You thought you can quell your search with some derivation; The philosophy was all cool, 'The search for the unknown from the known!' A search for answers which needed to be created To have the … Continue reading x square plus y square equals to
Merciless, but benevolent; Tantalising, but charismatic; Perilous, but alluring; I felt her pulse, Calm and intense! I am unable to comprehend My orientation of it, to a woman Is it the well-fitting pride? Or, the fiery stoic nature? Maybe, the majestic curves? Probably, all of these! The time I spent with her was ephemeral, But … Continue reading
As the cold night gets on my nerves I squeeze the air with my fingers and toes Ready to embrace even my distant foes Due to the chillness pricking like thorns of rose. Suddenly an idea changes my path Leading me to the bathroom for a bath As the hot water rushes forth My milieu … Continue reading Ablution.
Where your music is clamorous, For actions that are vacuous; Where you smoke and drink for your society, To accept you with some piety; Where your words are appealing, Conveying the underlying odious intentions; Where you try to be cool all your life, And then, suddenly, die; I am sorry. Forgive me for trying to … Continue reading Their world.
'Swoosh' , I heard. It was big figure against the setting sun; 'It could not be that!', I said to myself. I heard someone say, 'It is yours!' 'Wait. What?' The bird sat on a snag. Twilight made it more picturesque! Its dark silhouette held me at that spot, As its partner arrived on the … Continue reading Fluke sighting!