I’ve a reading buddy who often enlightens me about the must-read books. In one of our conversations, she mentioned about ‘Unposted Letter‘. That made me realize that I did have that book but it was a while since I had read it. I had last read the book in early 2013 but somehow it had remained in shadows under the effect of its more illustrious cousin ‘Most and More‘. This time I thought to read ‘Unposted Letter’ sans any preconceived notions or expectations and found it truly outstanding. Continue reading “Unposted Letter – An Awesome Book”
The air is full of festivities
The sky is full of firecrackers
The streets are full of people
And people’s hearts are full of joy. Continue reading “Light Your Lives, Burn Your Worries”
There’s a soft wrinkled hand that caresses my cheeks every time I touch it
There’s a divine-looking face that blooms every time I cusp it
There’s a pair of loving eyes that dances in joy every time I behold it
There’s a fragile-as-a-flower body that warmly hugs me every time I hold it.
26 tiny letters form the entire English Language. Tiny drops of water maketh an ocean. One fine Sunday morning, when I got up seeing the golden-yellow sun, tiny words bobbed up in my head. They were so hazy I couldn’t make it out except that they referred to a poem… a poem I had had in my Hindi textbook in Class 9! In vain did I try to recollect the words of the poem. All I knew was the poem was a poet’s tryst ‘In Search of God’. A long time passed but I still nurtured a tiny hope of finding that poem.
In the precinct of my bed, lies a tiny bookshelf.
Within it sits a book of yore with yellowish-colored pages.
This is the book that I turn to when I’m low and down
This is the book that I feel gratitude for when I’m up and in Zone Continue reading “Indelible Imprints”