The Moon and Us

Why do we indulge in an intense tug of war?Has all our passion turned whisky sour?Why is it - one step forward, two steps back?Is it that this mystery is too hard to crack?I sit by my window – star gazing, as I wonder,If the moon, the sun and the stars over yonder,Encountered this profound … Continue reading The Moon and Us

Happiness – Short Poem

I see the weary people around me,  Swaying to tunes of sorrow and agony;  Fretting, living in clasps of misery,  Seldom being in a state of sanguinity;   Well, let’s create our own symphony,  And dance to that mystic melody;  Shine like the silver moon with glee,  Filling hearts with warmth and ecstacy;  Leading a life … Continue reading Happiness – Short Poem

My Safe Haven

Every time there’s a certain void, I experience spine-chills. Terrified, I close my eyes to calm myself. There it is. My ‘safe haven.’ It isn’t a ‘place’ but usually a seamless memory tape that I hold close to my heart. --- 'I’m four or so. Everything seems to be beyond my comprehension. I hear the … Continue reading My Safe Haven

Of life and lemons

Amidst a lot of chaos, we scurry from the start to the finish line  Striving and yearning for success, we’re filled with zest  But when everything crashes, we hear ourselves whine,  ‘But God, why me? I did nothing but my best!’  Constantly seeking success and an end result that is fruitful,  We don blinkers and … Continue reading Of life and lemons