Moments

The Unfamilier Song

   In search of a song I was for years…The song, which used to be heard from a nearby house.The language unfamiliar, the tune yet so soothing,The voice so magnetic and the flow so rhythmic!They used to play it in the afternoon,When I just reached home from school.I tried to memorize some lines and I did,However in remembering it …

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The lost childhood

The industry of manufacturing the perfect childIs infectious and driving all parent-kind wildFor want of supreme praise,the way the parents raise,their ”products” now a days,Keeping the reality in hazeImposing their own dream in tender mindswho, though are born freeBut are ”wired” to always agree,to Elders who think they are always rightkeeping the little ones on their …

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Sleepless Nights

Silent Night, Holy NightAll is calm, All is quietBetween the peaceful dad, mom and childInnocent infant so tender and mildAll sleeping in heavenly peaceEach Sleeping in heavenly peace!Well that is definityly not the storyThe fact is even more scaryThat the infant does not let us sleepAnd most of the night he makes us weepTossing and …

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Local train

Carrying the load of a thousand menRunning steadily from dusk to dawnStopping for all yet waiting for noneHere comes the train and with a whistle is gone! Platforms are flooded with people so different Some going to office,  some college goersDressed in uniform school studentStruggling to grab a place to standAnd balance themselves with everything …

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Why?

I lied to you Restricted myself from my favourite food Told you that I don’t like it And used new adjectives to defend it Coz I knew that you like it much more than me And so if it were divided between the two Your decreased share would give me woo Hence, one small lie …

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