Mine to borrow

National Poetry Writing Month Prompt VII: Poem about laughter that is borrowed Laughter, smile, chuckle and beam, All of them epitomize happiness. Instant grins aren’t as merry as they seem, For they are usually loaded with emptiness. Borrowed felicity is a treat, It’s iced with a constant reason The events are naturally different, But it […]

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काय मग?

National Poetry Writing Month Prompt VI: Poem using a word from your native language काय मग? is a limitless question, It incorporates everything from a gossip to plan. It spices up tons of discussions, If you’ve found the Robin to your Batman. There’s a party in the neighborhood, Not being invited is kind of unfair […]

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Why so serious?

National Poetry Writing Month Prompt V : Poem for a person whom you hate or who hates you It isn’t possible to hate one fixed person, For in my opinion it’s mood dependent. Times change so do our speculations, Prejudices never cease to be an attendant. Guess it’s never about the people, Detest is a […]

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Cake Walk

National Poetry Writing Month Prompt IV: Everyday little things Taking things for granted?? Undoubtedly a thesis to mock, The diurnal cup of coffee, Isn’t a worthy keynote to talk. Though a day without the java, Immediatly sets off a mind block. Everyday little things are a bliss, Yet overlooking them is a cake walk. Idealistic […]

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Toppings

National Poetry Writing Month Prompt II : Pancakes Hurling my bag on the bedroom couch, I cribbed & complained about the day. Look at you, you’ve become a grouch, Giggled grandpa from the hallway. My day was dreadful I scowled, Why aren’t all hours identically radiant I griped out loud. Oh my darling I’ll teach […]

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The Last Page

Angry ? – Last Page Secret ? – Last Page Important ? – Last Page Reminder ? – Last Page The last page is always to the rescue. I often wonder what if the last page could speak, it would speak to you like you, of you and about you. No, this is not the […]

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Person-A-city

There’s always a favourite city ! right ? Ever wondered why all of us connect to different cities in distinct ways and due to contrasting reasons? All cities essentially serve similar purpose, there are hundreds of things that all of them have in common. You can hail a cab, grab a meal, feed birds in […]

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The worst-kept secret

Which is a mammoth task? Accepting or conceding with the accepted? The easiest trick to unsettle any person is to pretend that you know something which they don’t. The sensation of NOT KNOWING usually gets on to everyone’s nerves, doesn’t it? The irony here is we also believe in the statement that “what you don’t […]

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Still halfway to nowhere

I have been waiting all this while to find a way , I have been waiting for sunshine to make the hay. Though i have walked millions of steps till date , Sometimes I wonder is my unmapped destination worth the wait ? Everyone’s asking me to run towards something amazing , But I need […]

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