Musings XVII

Don’t be a miser with words Converse wiser Being frugal with words. The fire billowing inside Of intense love & care Can’t be acknowledged If you curb the emotions Caging inside you. Leave the tempestuous emotions free You will be allayed of the turbulence And your beau will be blessed To discover you In new

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Love & Doubt

  Love and doubt can’t lean together One has to break from one another Ignore the gossips buzzing around It’s all irritable melodrama of the town To infect your heart with frown.   Be patient and sound Else you will be jarring around Gossip mongers will feast Watching you infected with rumours. Be light hearted

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Scream of Trees #AutumnFall

After summers Autumn comes with a fall. Green vibrant blades Turns yellow Mature n mellow. Trees scream “Will you stay?” Leaves decline its wishes Plunges to stray They have a date With beautiful Earth. The golden blades Ready to submit n sublime In the earth’s womb Rinsed to ashes Contributing Fertility to the fields. The

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Aspiration for Peace

  Can we dream of a Day When terror n fear will be away Grenades stop getting counters Rather Flowers gets strewn in our way Bloods won’t be spilled Hue & Cry will stop to beckon Mothers, Sisters, Brothers, Wives Won’t struggle or worry In stress They might lose their near & dear We will

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Haibun Monday – Twinkle, twinkle!

  In my childhood days, summer nights were spent under open star-lit sky. After completing my homework, I used to lie down on the cot laid down on the terrace and gazed at the stars and was fascinated by the forms the stars formed. In early days, I was ignorant of the constellations or asteroids

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Acceptance

  They accepted her wholly Willingly acknowledged all her whims Dreams were linked Of all the people lonely. They gave in their more To call her own. She could not see through The love flowing in extremes. She drifted apart Cringing all the anticipations Deliquescing the dreams nurtured. Acceptance is in both ways One end cannot adhere. ©

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Poetry Midweek Motif ~ Compromise

Life is a Compromise It comes automatically When you are at home The affection of each other Let’s you trespass the boundaries Beyond your wishes & ambitions. He gratified My burning desires And I in my whim Never looked beyond What compromises he made To keep our love brimming. Passing through twists n turns Of

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Chaos

  Chaos is churning inside me Fuelling to say, “Yes” to the proposal Resisting to say, “No” and recover I need sometime to “Think” & “Judge” So that I don’t repent further. It’s a matter of Heart I am filled with “Chaos & Confusion” Let me “Rethink”, “Decide” & “Conclude” Overcoming the chaos dwelling within. ©

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Joker #Be Happy

  Many times the thought that wanders on the life of joker makes me wonder just to earn a meager sum to feed the empty stomachs he makes fun of himself on the ramp of circus and he surrenders his sanity. And we are petrified on the slightest pretext of the jugglers who try to

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