A Few Moments Ago...
Someone lived a life... a few moments ago
dewdrops were on a bark a few moments ago
saw and felt things ever wanted... more »
A Mind Ago...
a mind ago
I took the stones for clay
thought love to be a commodity
as long as I had a price to pay...... more »
A Poet's Prayer...
Even thou destiny,
his faith, forever refrain... more »
A Song For All My Yesterdays...
I turn the pages of the album with pictures in matt and gloss
some stare at me in awe, while some look at me
like the long fallen leaves gawping at the tree
which now stands a foot tall... more »
A State Of Mind... (Smoking)
grey lips curl around,
and smoke surges from the dying ashes,
a sensation of life shortens between your fingers
which are reaching out to hold the burning tip,... more »
A Thought Died...
A thought twitched like a little sparrow
and died earless last night.
It had lived in the cervices of few early mornings,
soft and warm, between half-shut eyes,... more »
And She Moves...
On a waning summer noon
weathered by a drifting consciousness
a dry dusty swirl rises lowly in a corner
and in its stride lifts everything... more »
Broken things... more »
Is it something in me that I fear
Or is it your aloof'ness that steers me more near... more »
Crevices Of Time...
She rises from a feeling
sinking itself in a pregnant hope
of an eluding pain which she labours to own
leaving scars on a heart left unto itself... more »
She lies there by the crumpled paper
among scattered words and a broken pen...
creases narrating the story
and blots of ink feigning its reality...... more »
I don’t know what’s more killing…
to live or to die at the hands of living…
These days I have been trying to find refuge…... more »
For It You Are Alive...
How can death of a man be larger than the death of a dream
Life didn't start when I took my first breath,
it started when my mother imagined me for the first time,
taking shape inside her, a body less, and more of a lump ... more »
Freckled With Inconsistencies...
Freckled with inconsistencies I am
looking for a love so perfect... more »
Have You Ever Had Dreams...
Have you ever had dreams...
Of a bright yellow plastic bench in a dark-green forest... more »
I Have Loved You...
aimlessly floating raft...
a vacuum inside me...
trying to fill with unyielding words...... more »
withered in love and a breathing pain
hoping for a summers rain
to dissolve all that was once constrained... more »
Just Below The Curtained Window...
Just below the curtained window
where the sun bends down to get a glimpse of you
and the smell of hot coffee
mixes with the warmth of your steady breath... more »
why did you come into my life...
or were you always there...
why do we stumble upon things...
or do we knowingly walk the way they lay...... more »
Loss Of Beauty Passing By...
I want you to know that
whenever I am not with you
or I am with you but not looking at you...
there is this intense sense of loss that grips me...... more »
Lost To Layers Of Time
nowadays you don't want to pause
because you know if you do
you will realize a long time has passed
what you are looking for is hidden too many layers below... more »
In the mundane caravans
Of shadows and days... more »
My Heart Its Alibi...
She seems like a stranger
every time I see her in her eyes
but it’s only in her looking away
that I know her... more »
Now You Are Gone...
Still that empty feeling
impossible to live without
were you always by my side
or was that a dream last night... more »
On A Cloudy Misty Day...
on a cloudy misty day
a little girl with big bright petal flowers
on her sleeveless frock
asked me what love was... more »