Sleepless night (poem)

a sleepless night

A sleepless night is my poem about what I have been experiencing every night. This is for all those insomniac thinkers out there 🙂 The Sky attired the black dress, stitched with shiny diamond stars. Eyes failed to cover like a torn curtain, lost in thoughts of a future uncertain. Wet with the tears, Eyes…… Continue reading Sleepless night (poem)

Tanya Sharma – The grateful scapegoat | A short story

tanya sharma the grateful scapegoat

Three years ago, I witnessed the death of my best friend – “Tanya Sharma.”  With a smiling face, Tanya used to tear the love letters and shatter the hearts of almost every guy at my college. Tanya Sharma was the brand ambassador of beauty, style and self-confidence. She always reminded me of Disney princesses: Cinderella,…… Continue reading Tanya Sharma – The grateful scapegoat | A short story

A river that never flowed | Excerpt from a woman’s life

the river that never flowed is about domestic violence and abuse

A new family arrived to revive the dead house at the heart of Koothattukulam. The sight of TATA 407 model truck loaded with a few boxes and furniture caught the attention of residents. Some of them gathered around the dead house to see the new residents. A tall, fair and slim woman with a large…… Continue reading A river that never flowed | Excerpt from a woman’s life

When Dawn becomes dusk | Short story through art

when dawn becomes dusk

Munna eagerly woke up on a Sunday morning with an optimistic face. He wished good morning to his only true friend he had in Sunflower orphanage — his teddy bear “Puffy”. When Munna found Puffy in the garbage can, puffy had already lost one eye and was too torn to say cute. Puffy was the…… Continue reading When Dawn becomes dusk | Short story through art

Your silence | A short poem about loved one’s absence

a poem about silence

What is more painful than a loved one’s absence? The anguish gifted by the silence of the loved one is something we never wish to feel even in our nightmares. I was bored today and thought about this situation. Fortunately or unfortunately, I was feeling lonely and it inspired me to write this simple poem.…… Continue reading Your silence | A short poem about loved one’s absence

Unexpected failure | Poem

unexpected failure poem

A poem about success, boundless pride, adulation of society and sudden tragedy. I believed in myself too much, While flying higher in the sky. Higher in the sky of success, Farther from the crowd of mortals. I received praises too much, When news spread like a wildfire. Wildfire, powerful but blind, Burned everything on its…… Continue reading Unexpected failure | Poem

Selfish poem | A short poem about this real world

selfish poem, a world full of selfish people art

“I never thought he/she would cheat on me,” is something most of you have listened or said before. It doesn’t matter whether it is friendship or romantic relationship, trusting someone blindly makes you vulnerable. Living with others requires trust but too much of trust ruins the life. Selfish people are everywhere exploiting everything and everyone…… Continue reading Selfish poem | A short poem about this real world