Lend Your Wings To The Light 

Lend your wings to the light

Lend Your Wings To The Light Lend Your Wings To The Light Lend your wings to the light Where amongst the wakeup call of birds Shadows lurk between the realm of light and dark.As the light:  a symbol of hope Cuts through the darkness It casts its shadows. Shadows in which the secrets, Faux truths; … Read more

A Hormonal Meltdown

Meltdown

By: Ranjeeta Nath Ghai Easily displeased Quick to be disappointed Crushed by weight gain and calcium depletion Sagging breasts and a pear-shaped figure Aching bones and aching patella Stretch marks and varicose veins Inadequate and solemn answers to questions Sometimes too critical or aggressive And a hormonal meltdown…. ~o~ Keen intelligence yet detached humour Mid … Read more

A Facade of Laughing Bonhomie

A Facade of Laughing Bonhomie

Behind her facade, Is a sorrow with reason. A girl who was filled with, Insecurities, and sadness. Emotions; locked and imprisoned, Like a tiny white-winged dove. * Behind her facade, I know a different person. Who lives in a hope with dying light, Looking happy and carefree. Hiding a boiling, raging love, Longing to be … Read more

Shall We Agree To Disagree

Shall We Agree To Disagree

  Tell me, Shall we agree to disagree- That fear exists only in the mind And wealth is entirely subjective * Tell me, Shall we agree to disagree- That poetry is a form of expression; a means to protest, It’s not for the faint of heart but for the strong in thought * Tell me, … Read more

Nothing Is Ever Finished

I keep your memories Locked in a box, Hidden in my heart. Like you keep Your love for me, Hidden in your mind. * Incomplete; Without the piece You took from me. Life is a spectrum that exists Between the black and white. Grey; being questions that have no answer. * Memories of you: forever … Read more

Amidst The Sands of Time

Amidst The Sands of Time

Poised like an ocean; deep and infinite, Sometimes calm, at times tempestuous. But with whatever happens on the surface, I do have a serious qualm. Ripples and waves that arise and subside, Are all signs that there’s life existing down inside. My mere existence; Encompassing the land, Clouds and atmosphere above, Which in turn return … Read more

Life Touches You Like That

Wandering aimlessly, Begging for food to assuage his hunger in life He wore a shirt, Old and tattered… Holes in places faded all over; Sans buttons; Chest plastered with bandages; Of injuries unknown to me. *** It was so ironic, Me alighting from my car. Going to buy samosas* to eat, Not out of hunger. … Read more

Stylish To Simple

Elegant and stylish; Wrapped up in exquisite garb, Bedecked with jewels and pearls. Naked mink, ermine and cashmere. *** Rugged and handsome, With perennial tan, Distinctive and stylish; gleaming car, A real ladies man. *** Debonair; Stylish men and stylish women, Expensive leather and wanton pearls; Overflowing with grace and confident demeanour *** But for … Read more