Poetry

A Day in My Life

I am motionless, Stationed in a room full of almirahs Cold steely dark almirahs. Curtains drawn, Doors closed, Rusty windows are jammed. I am all alone, in midst of stillness. At times, I feel, I am also drowned in this quietude. Sitting in a sombre mood with brooding thoughts Fighting […]

by March 19, 2011 Poetry

A Blessed Soul

I was sitting in a garden with small flowers Where roses, orchids n marigolds shower. He came close and looked with his two eyes Expressing love hidden behind his cries. He was small, barely two feet tall With an endearing smile and drooping jowl. He lied on ground, rubbed his […]

by March 19, 2011 Poetry

Nature and Humanity

I saw a Sea when I was small Currents were high, I was enthralled. Sea was majestic, my attention called Then I tasted water and was appalled. The water was salty, not to my taste I was thirsty, so I left in haste. I looked for a brook, which was […]

by September 2, 2010 Poetry

One Body-Two Souls

I am confused, I don’t know what to do In my body, there are souls trapped two. One says, Go and Fight The Other says, Be Polite. One says, Hurry! There is so much to achieve The Other says, Relax! Patience is the key. One pushes me to act fast […]

by July 8, 2010 Poetry

Poor Squirrel

A squirrel came into the house I mistook her as a mouse. But a mouse would not venture in day And, her long tail gave her away. She was running at frantic speed I was afraid to eat or sleep. She wagged her tail & chirped aloud Making all kinds […]

by May 27, 2010 Poetry

My Corner Window

I have a book in my hand But dont seem to comprehend. So, I look out of window And discover grass and meadow. They are not supposed to be here It is summer, how they dare. They grow so profusely Standing against all odds Have they forgotten The law of […]

by May 22, 2010 Poetry

I Wish I Had Wings

I wish I had wings Could fly high in sky Feel the clouds and Say Earth Goodbye. It  must be calming To watch from such height Near the stars Must everything be bright. For a moment I would Drown all my worries Flying atop hills Must seem heavenly. From far […]

by May 20, 2010 Poetry

Cow

She is white, the color of milk Her skin is soft, just like silk. She wanders here and there Looking for grass everywhere. But the grass is dry, water is scarce Leaving her thirsty and scared. While she walks even longer Looking for food, crying with hunger. A man rushes […]

by May 17, 2010 Poetry