Bald Afternoons

  The afternoon purrs on this verandah Stinking of drugs and old desires They slip behind shrubs, Pebbles and the stiff air – where A theatre of half-lights emerge, Spectacularly startling at first, And then terrifying with clauses on either…

Stupidity with a pinch of selflessness

In many instances, despite dire circumstances Have embraced selflessness in direct contravention to all logic; Have sacrificed as many before; Borne many a misfortunate in a way that some may describe as leaning more towards stupidity than naive, As have…

Death of Megha

Ron’e Dutta Megha stood at the door, looking through the keyhole and screaming from time to time that they were going to kill her, while I sat at my table reading Hardy’s ‘Far From the Maddening Crowd’. Megha hadn’t had…

Something

There is something about a woman, That many will not know. Something about the pain she endures. How can someone love so much? So much, the moon is jealous. Men can protect too, they say, But there is something about…

Long Gone LoveCreative Writings

Long Gone Love

At the window, down I Stare…. Heart fill’d with you, I still Care… Long gone you are, my life no longer shines…. Others will; we are One…. No longer will, you are Gone… Back there, we’d share Laughter…. One soul,…

Please ListenCreative Writings

Please Listen

I didn’t see you in your childhood, But I thought it must be like how I spent mine, Chasing sparrows, sometimes throwing grains at them Stupid birds, still would eat the grains Thrown by a misbehaved child and avoid any…

THE TEENY KINGDOM

O’er the hills and valleys, There spreads a lush green meadow, Where a colorful wings spreads in rallies, Dancing and swaying lively under the yellow. The mother endowed her with beauty, With a blissful air that splashes the green, Movin’…

IF I COULD

I may not win the heart of  millions But if I could win yours I’ll be the happiest man alive I’ll celebrate life now and forever I may not see you every single day But if I ever get a…

What Feminism means to me

True feminism has always strived to bring about equality among genders. The main goal of feminism has not been that of making women superior but to be a voice to speak about equal rights. The roots of feminism can be…

Indulgence, For Free

Indulgence of all sorts at your call, Not much of a strain here, your choice, in all.   Choose this and choose that your fancy running free The world hardly matters, in your indulgent spree.