The Angel

I think of you, I think of her. Will you leave in November? I think I miss you now more than ever. I see visions of you in your hospital gown, we’re getting closer by the minute now. Summer is ending, and come winter, you’ll be gone. I’m not strong enough to lose you, are…

Summer of Ups and Dawns

This summer came up with a different energy, ideas and aspirations for travel 😊. Summer of 2019….not 69. Destinations that I have been planning to visit forever, finally came to life and I paid my visit to these places. And today I will start with Ramgarh and Bhowali in Uttarakhand. Ramgarh is a small hill…

The Jackfruit Chronicles

We spent our summer holidays surrounded by an abundance of fruits like mangoes and jackfruits. My sister once posted on Instagram about how mangoes were an important part of our childhood summers. She left out the bit about jackfruits. There were times when mango trees did not yield, which was never the case with jackfruits….

A Little Longer

Come,let’s get drenched in the season’s first rain.I will grab your arms,and take you to the little garden over my place. Let’s linger in the pour,for a little longer than usual.I’ll show you those tiny beads transfiguringinto silver strings of happiness.Hey, can you see those champak flowers?Those flowers would tell me stories all along the…

The Stray

My stray, I promise not to push you away again. I’m sorry, I was selfish. I apologize, I was confused. I know that you’re not good for me, yet I love you more than I love nicotine. Yes, my timing is horrifically poor, but my heart soars out of my chest and collapses at your…

Zenosyne

The sense that time keeps going faster. As a kid, you run around so fast, the world around you seems to stand still. Summer vacation can stretch on for an eternity. With each birthday we circle back and cross the same point around the sun. We wish each other “many happy returns”. But soon you feel…