They were standing on the terrace. It was 10:45pm. It was Diwali. They were staring at the bright firecrackers lighting up the night sky. Blue, red, green, pink, much like the Northern Lights or the aurora borealis. Somewhere in the house a song played on the laptop. “Oceans apart, day after day. And I slowly […]Read more "FOR YOU"
Alone. That is what the world feels like. Alone. That is what the world is. Alone. It was 12:55 am. Her pillow was wet with her tears. But that was nothing new for her. It happened every night. She licked the salty water off her lips. Unlike normal humans, the salty water tasted amazing to […]Read more "…Alone…"
She stood by the bridge. It was dark, very dark. Rain poured incessantly, mixing with her tears. The river below swirled in the darkness. It was the month of Kalbaisakhi. The gods were angry and they were letting loose natural elements like thunder and lightning on the puny humans. The dark water of the river […]Read more "Pleasures, unhealed scars, oblivion"
She was by the roadside. Subject to the cold, the heat, the thunder, the snow. Subject to all the calamities and miseries. Miseries. In her life they seemed to play a major role. She had tolerated everything for her husband. She had left the comfort of her paternal home for her love. She had left […]Read more "THE ENDLESS CYCLE"