The sun dissipates, dark from the light Stars above guide our fight Together we elope Our hearts filled with hope.
The sheen of white light from the sunrise alarmThe land of impossible reflectionsThe trace, just a haze of thoughts I might recallGroggily I figure out what I saidAuthor to a mystery I only know Life is such a jokeThey say that your brain is problem sovlingThis just adds another one to the plateMy list is … Continue reading Flow
God damn this bat fluCorona Virus, my badGod Bless N.H.S.
Drawing out options blind Hoping for something better than kind Solutions, you find Gone without a sign You look across and wonder how You decide to take a vow: To take revenge somehow Even if it's not highbrow You try and figure out your next move Every new option you seem to disprove Yet you … Continue reading Tiled
Those Bollywood nightsWhere memories old helped form the newWe both cut shapes on the floorWalking out of the bar into the crisp autumn air Across the river is the train homeWe pause, not because we can't turn backRather we fear what happens if we boardDo we turn our lives upside-down to chase the dream of … Continue reading Shu Thayu
The city that never sleepsFull of mystic, lights, billionaires & beggarsThe playground of Indian's eliteAnd kids play cricket on every streetHow I miss this city It may have the Gateway of India But it has the gateway to azadi Even if the smog blocks the lightWalk down the streets as the autos and kallipilli wizz … Continue reading Mumbai
There is no shortness breathSay some words take heftI look out for patienceAs my thoughts are stuck in the station My mind needs to be activeMy mouth is protractedThere is intellectual theftEven if I am not bereft The chief culprit is meI feel like an amputeeMy knowledge dispossessedAs though I'm not even the best of … Continue reading Stuttering
Sitting on the grass. What felt like a farce.I left to escape hell, only to find that it was within me. There are no demons that follow. The am the demon, the gargoyle... the mutant. Constantly in dispair. My hope comes alive when I can escape pain; by avoiding reality.I don't want to escape to … Continue reading Inside
Glass ceiling Showing me hope and dreams The water pours down There's no crack *tap tap tap* No response? What's the point? Wasn't I born free? Should I even care? Just feel lost For what cost? Just to begin And fit in? If I scream and plead, Will anyone hear me? Or is that just … Continue reading Poem 4
Working Title Rush: Heart pumping Each ball of sweat Just dripping I can't ignore it Who are these people Standing on the right Don't they realise This is London People have places to go. We don't care if they can relax. That their friends want to chat, I've got a train to catch. Waiting is … Continue reading Poem 3