Timely thoughts..

time offers me no excuses; from the first light of day to the last pearly moon rays, it passes quick as lightning, silent before the thunder shifts the balance of my life. not a chance to stand still, or introspect life deeper, no chances when pain rains to open any umbrellas; only to steel myself … Read moreTimely thoughts..

Thiruvanchikulam

to tranquil tones of devotional music, I see you dancing with the silent wind, sultry yet pleasant; above your eyes, the heads of palms, areca and coconut, kiss the silent wind beneath the blue sky, unmarred by clouds; I hear the gurgling of the river nearby, carried eagerly to my waiting ears, and I feel … Read moreThiruvanchikulam

Which side?

two hands, I am pulled two sides, and I know not if my right is the right side or my left; I feel bereft of time to think before I jump; right or wrong, I shall drown, for I’ll lose one friend, a life-jacket; if I don’t, I’ll be alone, or still be the taut … Read moreWhich side?

for Jo.. .

I know, been there, done that, maybe even been that. I know, that frown, I had it, maybe even welcomed it. I know, it’ll stay, pain strong, maybe even stay long. but dear, with time, must forget, let go of the frets. I know, this you, is not you, you know, it is true; and … Read morefor Jo.. .

Memories to cherish..

If you must laugh, laugh hard, out loud; till you feel numb, like nothing matters, even life’s tatters. I remember yesterday, on my way back home, teasing my colleague, hearing her laughter, joining her after; A friend was leaving, for a pasture new, his candor like dew, he saw not future, just that one moment, … Read moreMemories to cherish..