The Purple Curtains


The Purple Curtains Quiet room Purple curtains Blocking out the world, That lurks just outside. Bruised, heartbroken Numb; completely unaware Of her surroundings Beyond any human’s grasp Purple orchids still in her hands She sits staring at the lavender walls   © All Rights Reserved. ©Ranjeeta Nath Ghai,  Atrangi Zindagi Ka Safar, 2016. Follow my … Read more

Purple Lips

Purple Lips A homeless orphan Out in the open Limp fingers; Numb from the cold, Purple lips, Dying for a hot cup of tea. The snowflakes are falling And slipping through frozen fingers No one to help and none to keep All along she’s known… She knew she’s all alone. Yet a flicker of hope Keeps … Read more