a blog containing fictions and poetry




  • 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
  • Your Story

    Someday you will tell them your story.But darling, do not think that they'll listen to it.They will hush you up."Pretend that it never happened,"They will tell... Read more

    Posted on 02 November 2015 DIARIES
  • Habit

    Broken bones and a bruised face,He checked the mirror-The nightmare's back again.Palms that bled and fingers without nails.An empty heart and a blank page. Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2015 DIARIES
  • Prejudice

    Exactly a year ago, I was stranded all alone on the highway of Kharghar​, devoid of people, with the cell phone on my hand losing its marbles just when they wer... Read more

    Posted on 21 October 2015 DIARIES
  • Shattered

    They say when you tell your dreams to the worldThe Universe makes them come true.I have seen dreams shattered into pieces,Lying on a bed of thorns, I have seen... Read more

    Posted on 17 October 2015 DIARIES
  • You and I

    Somewhere far,In another constellation of stars,Maybe you're rightAnd maybe I'm wrong,And maybe I'm not as sick and frail and unsound,And maybe you stayLike... Read more

    Posted on 19 September 2015 DIARIES
  • Forgotten Forevers

    Forgotten Forevers

    If only truths were spoken,I can say forevers can be counted,On the tiny fingers of loveBorn a few years ago,On the walls painted red,Every year on the same... Read more

    Posted on 05 September 2015 DIARIES
  • Do You Believe in MAGIC?

    I wasn't old enoughWhen I first believed in magic.Over the years, I have learnedTo believe in it,Even more.Believe that doors will open,Or at least, a window... Read more

    Posted on 23 August 2015 DIARIES
  • Faces

    A second of eternityPouring into a frail heart,Mouthful of loveAnd handful of trust.Wounds that lastedBut only for a moment,Have turned to rotten flesh,And... Read more

    Posted on 21 August 2015 DIARIES
  • The Babies' Cry

    Morbid days and morbid nights,Trees that no longer live,Blood in grandmother's hands,Red fluid that bled thick.The blood now powderedBy her hands that crushedTh... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2015 DIARIES
  • An Extra Cup of Tea


    A lover of simple things and simple gestures as I have always been, I rub my eyes idly as I open them to celebrate the wee hours of the morning. Read more

    Posted on 10 August 2015 DIARIES
  • Living My MBA Dream – You Know the Rest

    I haven’t been blogging enough, I know. I never do, anyway -no amount is enough when it comes to writing. But there is a reason this time (oh, there is always... Read more

    Posted on 26 July 2015 DIARIES
  • Ashes from Half a Moon

    Blind eyes of the night,Half a moon to gaze at,Half a moon to cry for.She steps on broken hearts,Pieces of fierce glassThat used to be mirrors.She walks a littl... Read more

    Posted on 18 July 2015 DIARIES
  • The Unread Letters

    I hope you still write her letters,I hope tears still fall from her eyes,Reading those letters she never found.And when you look at the letters you never... Read more

    Posted on 13 July 2015 DIARIES
  • A Night's Conversation

    I turn out the lightsAnd he turns on the radio,And it's almost like a routineThe way he approaches the bedAnd I approach him.We smile at each otherWith other... Read more

    Posted on 06 July 2015 DIARIES
  • After Years

    So many years have gone byAnd age has made both of usA lot older than we used to be,A little wiser than we used to be.And when the yesteryearsEnter stealthily... Read more

    Posted on 05 July 2015 DIARIES
  • Open Doors

    Open Doors

    Of late, I have realized I left too many doors open. I have this habit of not shutting the doors when I should, of leaving some space as tiny as a cleavage. Som... Read more

    Posted on 02 July 2015 DIARIES
  • Nothing Lasts

    The star that burnedInto ashes todayWas once the starOf his mother's death.And the same ball of fire,She had seenWhen he was born,She'd made a wish. Read more

    Posted on 24 June 2015 DIARIES
  • Excerpts from the Pages of My Diary

    I was just going through my diary to find out what happened the same time last year. Here's what I found worth sharing. Food for thought for me. What about you? Read more

    Posted on 13 June 2015 DIARIES
  • Men Like You

    I tried to save himFrom the demon I knew I'd be.He came a little closer,Claiming his love for me.But all the menWho've ever loved meHave loved but onlyFor a... Read more

    Posted on 10 June 2015 DIARIES