Archive for August, 2014

Gardens beyond

Butterfly threatened the sunflower If it didn’t stop complaining It will pollinate another garden But she knew His complaints Were the outcome Of all the colours He had gathered through her sojourns To gardens beyond

but no body will deny

despair not hope belied but the truth lasts when white hairs will not hide signatures of time the eyes will get dimmed light will still last i will die and so will all those scars which i earned for being a fellow walker on a thorny road but no body wil deny the agony of [...]

will the sand not erode

will the sand not erode if wind continues to blow the way it is blowing just now whirlpool sometimes and tornado at others how do i persuade the storms to shelter dream of the tiny vapors evaporating from the eyes of those children which cry because they are pampered they cry because they get too [...]

am i a wind break

when she teases me with a twinkle in her eyes i dont know if it is time to dissolve or hold on so i just freze and let the breeze pass lest she thinks i am a wind break but then it is not clear if the arms spread around me can hold all the [...]

River swallowing the huts of some

Overflowing rivers Shelter less families I don’t know If the rivers are hungry for their homes Or sea needs the silt of their walls I know a new island has emerged in Bay of Bengal Is it the Sedimented soil of washed away homes But whose homes Will you build on new island? Do the [...]

breaths be the bridges

dont collect all those postcards with black borders and admonishen just too many pray and pray with open arms hope that partings can be blissful, a promising future full of vast sky, blue if flowers bloom, and fragrance spreads The missions will be absorbed in the lives of all those who may lead and design [...]

venom is the nectar

beautiful morning breeze and pensive dew hesitant breeze and curious birds, just a few swim to the shore, crocodile dont care, just ignore the sun rays will indeed fall on you go, go away the dark shadows of multitudes of fragrance and hue i remember all the goodness hope can sprout in your garden so [...]

Uncooperative Clouds

A parrot saw me on the way Intrigued by my sadness He asked me why? When smiles cover your face always How come feelings seem so wry? How would I tell him That I failed again No way can clouds be persuaded To cooperate with wind They will rather be scattered Then flow to the [...]

Swallow me, said the fish

A little fish and the question of a big fish Swallow me Said the little fish Knowing there wasn’t much choice She was willing to self sacrifice But even in the deep ocean Rays of justice do some times penetrate The big fish wasn’t willing to swallow her Surrendered prey didnot taste well, may be [...]