A Pilgrimage: Mark Of Cultural Identity

pilgrimage

Pilgrimage: a mark of cultural identity, Illuminated Heritage buildings; A place that confers spiritual wisdom Freeing you from horrors of the deep And terrors of the skies; A perfect place for a man To spend his days in silence Enjoying harmless joys of solitude With a guiltless heart, free From all dishonest deeds And thoughts … Read more

The Orange Dot

The Orange Dot An orange dot on the bell “You have new notifications” A rush of elation. “My poem is trending?” “Strangers ‘Like’ my work?” A ‘Follow’; means that My thoughts matter. Someone somewhere Understands something about me. I too have carved a niche for myself In this big wide world. Each and every notification … Read more

Trapped In A Filthy Cage

Cage

Smog filled air; choked lungs. Trash filled land. Dirty streets, And filthy garbage mounds. Burning leaves Choking the bees and the birds. Grey stripped puffy tailed squirrels searching for nuts. Forced to learn to avoid large cars and which roads not to trust. Polluting factories dirtying the water bodies, Threshers and mining machines rolling up … Read more

Trapped In a Sea Of Hatred

Nuclear warheads; Terror of trenches; The futility of war. Brutality; suffering. Destruction and sadness. Blood flowing, eyes eschew. * As I glance along the path the world travels, It seems so narrow now, But at the time it seemed the only way. I realize; Despite our desires, We are living our lives on the edge, … Read more

Saga of INS Vikrant

saga of INS Vikrant

    Saga of INS Vikrant Deployed to serve my nation, To thwart any invasion, In the boundless blue seas, With the powers that be, Beaten by storms and aquamarine, Forever ready for the unforeseen, I survived through the spirit of law, Jayema Sam Yudhi Sprdhah*  Beyond fear and trepidation, And stretch of the imagination, … Read more