Sometimes, you can empathise with people you've never met. Sometimes, it's all you can do. Sometimes, try it.
The poem and perhaps the feeling as well, that brought me to writing poetry.
Would it be so rudeTo pluck a rose in her primeSteal her life to save her pride?
Part I Eyes meet Lips speak Minds play Hearts tumble Lips fumble Laughter rumbles Sleep less Talk more Talk more Think less Wild hearts Wilder fantasies Harsh realities Snark chase Will I Make it Or not ? She retreats I follow She pushes I persist One must Give in And Love Always wins Or so... Continue Reading →
A few epiphanies, minutes after watching JOJO RABBIT.
Mighty of the mightiest Feisty of the feistiest A Queen, of a great country Known to heavens and beyond There was no match for her Nor in skill nor in cunning Her guile was legendary She gave meaning to her subjects’ habit Of reciting meaningless royal praises For there was no title Her Most... Continue Reading →
“Kinder than is necessary. Because it's not enough to be kind.-J.M. Barrie
And then the Government of growth and Government of sweat shoppers said, It is a compulsory holiday that you must take One we had long failed to deliver Under the rules of this emergency Go to your family And be with them only Learn to play, Learn to live, Learn to give, As if,... Continue Reading →
I am so full of you Yet have none of you
It is pure but not simple For nothing true ever is And the truth it was, A letter of love. The archaic one-sided conversation, Was a path untrodden My words came quite unrestricted Overwhelming a long reticence. I recalled the desires of other people, Not knowing whether right or wrong. My cognisance... Continue Reading →
Darkness engulfed me It was cold and silent outside my cocoon The time too was right but I just couldn’t sleep! Applied all known methods, tried all secrets The old and the new, the common and strange But the harder I tried, More difficult it became My eyes were shut But my mind... Continue Reading →