TASTE OF YOU

We've watched the movies, And imbibed our culture's trait. We've visited the cinema, And sighted the spontaneous characters. We've played the usual, And clinched our forearms, We've twisted our wrists, Till...

IMPRISONED THOUGHTS

G.D Boardman once said "In order to reap an act, sow a thought" It is important to realize that man has been a victim of...

DROWNED

Fired like a missile To the depth of my heart. A torpedo called love Caught me with my shield down. From the stables of trust Like the gathered flakes...

CONSOLIDATION OF THE MIND

Green lawns after sometime wither and diminish in value Great cars wheel up all races but still falls to liability Cream colors may look nice but...

AN ELLERY FOR HIM

Knock, knock, and knock Those were his first words to me Just like that, my weirdness gave in to his Sweet, gentle, funny, intelligent and kind An insensitive...

THE ROLES OF WRITERS IN SOCIETY

Writing is as old as life itself. As human societies emerged, the development of writing was driven by pragmatic exigencies such as exchanging information, maintaining...

AN ODE TO MY LOVER

My world and my all in all You are second to none The only entrance through my heart The one who makes me laugh and smile I saw...

TORRENT

The blissful touch of faith Poured out through fate. The crying gong of hope Proclaims it presence by love. The synergy of trust Acclimatize the effect of rust. The symphony...

MY UNSUNG HEROINE

Here comes the day When the preparation of many months is put to test A wrestle of horror and survival it is called The prize being a...

I SAW IT

I saw it, late at night The moon arched lonely in the sky: a star-less night The trees bowed to me as the wind nudged them...

ZERO SATISFACTION

The elementary school I attended was near our home. This made me a perpetual late comer. My father; a truck driver, wasn't pleased with...

BREAKING THE HOLDS

At a time of your life, everything was perfect. You could do everything with ease. Comfort was smiling at you and the world was...

JINGLING IN THE JUNGLE

Jingling in the Jungle My little, cunny puppy Shaking, waving its tail, so Funny. Jingling in the Jungle My chubby, lonely teddy Twinkling, glowing its eye, so bulgy. Jingling in...

SAY NO TO RAPE

All alone I sit and cry I wonder why I cannot die. I lay down on my bed I felt like stoning a flying Bird. The marks he...

LIVE WELL, DO GOOD. IT PAYS

One, two, three....Six. Bang! All changes in a flash. Yet you still hold on tight to something that even if you fail to leave...

DEPRESSION

The heart longing for the unseen, The spirit lone in the woods of the body Heart clouded by the invisible. Running along the lonely path, Shadows brewing its...

LIFE AND STRUGGLE

I have seen the poor become rich which is as a result of time and chance. But what frightens me most and sends a...

WHEN TO BE AUDACIOUS

Shortly after his birth, his father left his mother with him in 1908. As a child, he was very close to poverty and starvation....

WHY I WRITE

My literary ambitions are mixed up with feelings of being isolated and undervalued. I know I have a facility for words and a power...

HOPE

So, here we are again, exactly where we took off. How do we recapture the magic of the moment? I think this time we...