A Laughter Lost In an Echo (for my son)

an Echo

See this house… The house is empty. I am sitting by the phone Marking the hours as they go by Slowly… A searching gaze Waits and watches out for secrets Hidden from sight No voice answers my call,  And mute shadows seem to stare back at me From the roofs and the walls. The hum … Read more

Living in A State Of Denial: “Prosetry”

State Of Denial

By: Ranjeeta Nath Ghai I accept that the truth hurts But what hurts more Is living in a state of denial. Afraid of facing the truth. Overwhelmed by our dysfunctional world We constantly practice denial Ignoring reality Idealising the non-existent Taking refuge in nostalgia We refuse to let it go. Choking on self-respect I wonder … Read more