Poems

Putty

"New friends, like one’s best coat and patent-leather boots, are only intended for holiday wear. At other times they are neither serviceable nor comfortable; they do not answer the required purposes, are ill adapted to give us the ease we seek. A new coat, however, has this advantage, that in time it will become old… Continue reading Putty

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Poems

Belonging

  no strings attached yet sought for incessantly - home is everywhere   ***************************************************************************  Written for Heeding Haiku with HA: Write/Right Now! The challenge was to write a Haiku/Tanka commemorating the few moments of these days of your life. If you'd like to participate, just follow the link 🙂

Poems

Beauty

  Billows of sacred voices hanging in the air, like dew-drops sweet Embrace in every face the spark which is its own Altogether unique in colour, making its mark on the world. Ubiquitous tone, overlooked for the sake of pretty silky layers - Turning about, biding your time - Yearn yet to be seen; time… Continue reading Beauty

Poems

Un-Assuming Affection

   a friendship becomes; a seed in the ground ready to burst when no one is looking.    **********************************************************************************   Written for Amreen’s ‘Be Inspired Weekly challenge # 21’ which was to write a Naani (a poem of “20 to 25 syllables. The poem is not bounded to a particular subject. Generally it depends upon… Continue reading Un-Assuming Affection