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Dear Mumbai

By on March 30, 2017

Your days are chaos and hustle At night, blinding lights cover your skin Dear Mumbai, you are just like me Empty from within Your crowd sometimes suffocates me The smoke of hypocrisy fills my lungs Few loved me just for pleasure Few killed me just for fun You taught me a smile that works best […]

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Winter to me

By on January 30, 2017

  Winter is no more about bright red and blue sweater Getting up in the morning and refusing to bathe Screaming with laughter as the skin was hit with water Or shivering under towels to watch the vapour fade It’s no more about asking him two more minutes to sleep Or pretending not to be […]

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Rumination Of Tiny Lights

By on October 1, 2016

“Don’t move” we whispered, while pretending to sleep beneath a single white sheet. Those were the days when you closed shut your eyes hard, so hard that it would hurt. You did so because you believed that the harder you closed them, no one could see you. “I don’t find anyone, guess they are not […]

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Heaven Is Real

By on May 7, 2016

The wind sweeping from Himalayas had the strength to break bones. We were shivering, with our lungs hurting with each breath that we took. But somehow the giggling didn’t stop. From  our window what we could see were just enormous mountains. Few covered with sky scraping pine trees and distantly stood giants covered in white. […]

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Trace

By on April 8, 2016

Searching for your trace Look where I was found Flying in the air Forty thousand feet above the ground   Spinning like a wheel Crashing like a car And before I could feel I reached so far   A thousand million lights Flickered like stars so down I was next to the moon Looking for […]

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If I Could See You Here

By on January 29, 2016

If I could see you here Oh from where would I start ? The days we saw smile, Or the nights cold at heart?   The songs that we miss, Or the melody that is new ? The cuddle and morning kiss Or the strangest goodbyes few ?   A lady weeps besides me And […]

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Foster’s Child

By on October 10, 2015

Running through the lanes, coming back from school She insisted her mother, to dress her in her favourite wool A shattering noise and houses fell to dust Few even sank down in Earth’s crust   Her scream was muffled by the sound of guns She rushed to the ruins, took her fastest run She was […]

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In The Woods

By on September 25, 2015

In the woods, once so green Beneath the light, once shade would breathe The young leaves now old and dry Cover the place like stars fallen from the sky   The place had an incense of it’s own when warm wind blew over each trunk and stone Nature has it’s own way to teach There […]

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