a blog containing fictions and poetry




  • No More Poems

    I promised him, I won't write a poem again...It's been more than a month nowYet I have written a million on my heartA million on my mind, my soul, in between... Read more

    Posted on 13 October 2016 DIARIES
  • Day 30: Embracing the Broken – Stuttgart to Paris

    It’s been days now since I wrote my last blog – not out of the lack of thinking-time but because sometimes I don’t find a charging spot in a train (my laptop... Read more

    Posted on 01 October 2016 DIARIES
  • Week 1 At Aarhus – A Few Mistakes and Chasing “Goons” Away

    I have always been a loner; I have embraced living alone, visiting places on my own, eating to my heart’s content alone. However, when I reached my flat at... Read more

    Posted on 11 September 2016 DIARIES
  • Day 2 and 3: 30,000 Steps in the Search for the Unknown

    Sometimes it’s great to wake up in the morning and be ignorant about the proceedings of the day. You sit and enjoy your cup of tea while someone else plans the... Read more

    Posted on 05 September 2016 DIARIES
  • Day 1: The Semi-solo Journey to Denmark

    I have a lot to talk about – enough to not be allowed by the international calling charges to communicate over phone to my friends what I have to tell, enough... Read more

    Posted on 04 September 2016 DIARIES
  • Book Review: False Ceilings

    Book Review: False Ceilings

    Author: Amit SharmaPublisher: LiFi Publications Pvt Ltd (2016)The title of the book quite intrigued me when I looked at it for the first time on social media-... Read more

    Posted on 15 August 2016 DIARIES
  • The Inadequate


    A world full of "certainties"All the plans, all the vanities.Where black covers the whiteSuited in "confidence"- the constant fight.A million roads I dream to... Read more

    Posted on 09 August 2016 DIARIES
  • 'Tis Not A Poem

    'Tis Poem

    He says 'tis not poetry what you write.Where are the stories, where are the rhymes?Though we look into each other's eyes for hoursFrom one sunset to another... Read more

    Posted on 22 July 2016 DIARIES
  • A Dance in the Storm

    She swirls around the same old swing,Like leaves that float and fly for a new breeze,The same park where benches lay adorned,The same garden of memories, of lov... Read more

    Posted on 11 July 2016 DIARIES
  • Chasing Eternity

    How nonchalantly we made promises of a love eternal And in the quest for eternity We forgot how to not forget each other, I had forgotten how it felt like To... Read more

    Posted on 19 June 2016 DIARIES
  • My First Swimming Lesson

    First Swimming Lesson

    I found it strangehow men swam in the poolwithout seeming to feeleven a tad bit uneasyabout their less than perfect bodies,hairy,dark,with proud... Read more

    Posted on 19 May 2016 DIARIES
  • Masks

    (Because everyone around us pretend to be someone they are not so do we, agree or not. It's so difficult to be myself that the only person I believe I truly am... Read more

    Posted on 06 May 2016 DIARIES
  • Collecting Thorns

    Collecting Thorns

    Jesse-James Black PhotographyTears not wept out from a long, long timeWhen days turn into meaningless nights.She shall smile some other day,Some other time. Read more

    Posted on 17 April 2016 DIARIES
  • Burning Bridges

    Burning Bridges

    Source: Levo.comI set them on fire,The pillars of withered leavesLike promises long broken.The bridge collapsesOn a sea of grief. Read more

    Posted on 23 March 2016 DIARIES
  • The Umbrella Story

    Umbrella Story

    The thing about promises is that they can be broken. I was almost on the verge of breaking a promise before I sat to write this saviour blog-post of mine. Read more

    Posted on 10 March 2016 DIARIES
  • Four Year Old Blog Goals 2016

    It's been thirteen long days since I wished my family a happy new year while forgetting to wish my blog the same. Nor did I celebrate its fourth birthday on 26t... Read more

    Posted on 13 January 2016 DIARIES
  • My Murderer’s “Second Chance”

    A tribute to the Nirbhayas of this world, to those who did not get justice, to Jyoti#IndiaFailsNirbhayaThey were my sisters-Those two poor daughters of an India... Read more

    Posted on 25 December 2015 DIARIES
  • Cities

    So that was it,Stepping on broken pieces of glass, bare feet till your toes too bleed,Splinters that pierce the skin, that flow within you like blood, never to... Read more

    Posted on 19 December 2015 DIARIES
  • Beyond the Hilltop

    Where does the serpentine road lead?To the hill's top and beyond.A tiny hut resides at the end of the road,The road ends where people do not go.There rests in... Read more

    Posted on 22 November 2015 DIARIES
  • Exploring the City of Lakes - Udaipur

    Exploring City Lakes Udaipur

    I like solitude, to be left alone for a date with my thoughts. It’s beautiful the way you do not feel lonely even though you know not a single person in the... Read more

    Posted on 20 November 2015 DIARIES