Hypnotise

Draped in gold, brave and bold, luscious fire, sweet desire. she entered the room, An October bloom. A black dress, a fleeting glance a resplendent smile- he had no chance! Heartbeat raced, knees weak stomach took a nosedive, the ember hope sprang back alive. Myths shattered, wasn’t a surprise her lips didn’t move the seraph spoke through her eyes. One look was all it took … Continue reading Hypnotise

Lost in translation

A conscious introvert fell for a carefree soul; While he gelled with all at parties on weekends, she would stand isolated, having only come for the sake of her friends. They weren’t on the same page, not even on the same books, But something happened when they exchanged the first looks. A smile, an innocent exchange of glance, were enough to sow the seed of … Continue reading Lost in translation

Choices

The Many World theory states that whenever we are faced with a choice —a yes or a no —the universe splits into two to accommodate both realities. The block theory says that one’s past, present and future is all happening at the same time. Which means there’s a universe for everything which can be possible. But it is only up to you, to choose and … Continue reading Choices

Masks

In a world, where everyone has their versions of the truth, their own intransigent view of reality, I don’t know If I should tell you about me. I don’t know how you’d take it, For I know, that what I say won’t be what you hear So should I be honest with you? or rather should I just fake it? Everyone has a different version … Continue reading Masks

Pain

As I sat on the high rock, to finally enjoy, the fruits of hard labor put in climbing the treacherous hill and feel the pious breeze of the quaint, serene dawn while the world lay still. I couldn’t help but wonder – Us humans are so incomprehensively obtuse. We decimate forests to build facades of all shapes; lavish boxes around cemented wood; keeping windows under … Continue reading Pain

Sober

Some people dread reliving memories, that spring when the alcohol tends to loosen the seal. the pain allays (or escalates) to show ’em how they feel But they just don’t want to relive any of them over, And so, they remain sober. Proponents say its an escape, that “You should loosen up a little sometimes, let the ‘free-mind’ take-over”. But you know your mind is seldom … Continue reading Sober