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Masks

Khushi ke is naqaab mein chupaaye sabne apne asli chehre hain, Na jaane kis roshan muskaan ke peeche kitne andhere hai….     (Translation: Behind a mask of happiness, everyone has hidden their true face. Can’t say behind which sparkling smile, darkness pervades without a trace…)   Pic Courtesy : Shushant Singh Rajput  

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Original

Khud ko zamaane ke paimaane pe kuch yoon rijhaane mein lagi hai duniya, Ki gar ba-dastoor ho to taskeen, mukammal ho…   (Translation: Everyone is so blinded in trying to be at par with the society and its norms, that you’d be the most impeccable, and content, if you just remain Original/un-altered) ( ba-dastoor = […]

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Musings Poems

Forever

  So darling, In between all the uncertainty and improbability existing amidst the microcosm of the universe Let’s for once just be.. Perhaps incomplete; celestially insignificant; and nothing to show otherwise Yet, exquisitely at peace —to have found a space-time in the vast universal fabric —to exist together, albeit for a small moment, but which was […]

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Musings Poems Short Stories

She of the flight 6E

An early morning flight and a window seat, The sun rising above the clouds, in the Far East… There’s seldom anything as embalming as the rising sun, The beauty of a dawn is second to none. Or so I thought… It was a regular flight of 6E, where I saw a breathtaking irregularity! As calm […]

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Flaws

Why do people say things they don’t mean? Why do you want me to believe something you are not? Why is it so important to make the world see you from one particular lens? Why do you care about what kind of vicarious ideals I wear, Why can’t we forget how many commonalities we share? […]

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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 […]