Please Make Way #76 of 365 Poems

A long journey in between deep sighs sun rising in a black sky somewhere in the milky way a small star cries flesh bored of burning decides to blossom there is history in between the teeth grinding under every grin that falls Today is a day for long walks days of dreams; so short… that…

Journey  – #37 of 365 Poems

I was on a Journey once with stops every hour. How did I travel? May be in a train, a car or a Bike. May be it was a motor boat, that stopped at every sight of something that belonged to the land; but was loitering or floating in my route. May be a bottle…

Our Life is a Lost Cause writing our own obituary

Someone asked me what my truth is I had to say it is personal They asked me why is Truth Personal I said because it only matters to me “What about the people who love you” They asked “I love them” I said And I looked at him and went on Truth is personal and has nothing…

How to feel complete in the new year

How does someone feel complete? On December 30th one more day and you step into a new year. Your one year is complete and you used up another year of your life. Do you feel complete? what does complete mean? Does it mean different things for different people? Over the years I have heard people…

10 Things for us to Think and Do Everyday

Life is like playing cards, we have no choice on the hand being dealt, but we are in control of putting up the best game we can. If there were 10 things to think and do that can fit into an everyday routine… what would they be….? It is an interesting question and many would…

The Life between ‘YES’ and a ‘NO’

A ‘NO’ is a very interesting thing Not many people like it… but hidden somewhere behind those letters is an opportunity… An opportunity that will only reveal once you accept that ‘NO’ wholeheartedly What happens next…? A whole new world opens up a world that was hiding behind your fear of ‘NO’ People go on…

Mid-flight

It is important Somewhere mid-flight in life you should let go…. Things you have been holding on to can take you only that far…. For the next half to be any different you need to let go…. When you get slower; the world gets faster… it is a fact and catching up is not everything… not always……..

Keep Bottles open

Life trickles into bottles till caps finally fall on them caps falling before bottles fill bottles overflowing till caps fall Life trickles out of bottles till no more is left… caps falling before bottles go empty bottles breaking when life goes empty till cap falls.. till bottles empty or break keep bottles open… keep bottles…

Smiles timed between clock ticks and camera clicks

A few months back on a picture of my son that I posted on Facebook a friend of mine asked “Why do only children smile genuinely?” And at that time I replied saying “Probably because they don’t keep worrying about what they don’t have, can enjoy a moment and are often devoid of any fear.”…

You will always be in our lives where ever you go

Yesterday we lost a very dear friend, someone who in a very short time had shown us the endless array of those vibrant colors in life that makes it so beautiful. Loss of a loved one is never the conclusion or finale of the relationship we had with them but it is a stage in…

Is Sleep your real Enemy?

We use to live in a world where they said that too much sleep was the sign of laziness. The interesting this is that this thought went too far that now we battle the problems of having less sleep. Is’t that ironic, We change our lifestyles hoping for the better and it back fires. What…

Resume Building and Jumping Ships

Earlier there was nothing called a resume building process that is tightly coupled with a person’s career. You finish education, get on the first job that comes and then retire from that job. Working for the Government and the private company was nothing different when it comes to the tenure you spend in a place….