I often wandered the sky,Thinking of the heights I could reachHaving found the vantage pointfathoms called upon to breach.Having touched the zenith,I dwindled a bit, thinkingIf my wings were wrong,Or if the directions were weak.Only my Heart knew, I was not only meant to flyBut also kiss the abyss.~Aman
By: Andy Weir You were on your way home when you died. It was a car accident. Nothing particularly remarkable, but fatal nonetheless. You left behind a wife and two children. It was a painless death. The EMTs tried their best to save you, but to no avail. Your body was so utterly shattered you were better … Continue reading The Egg
So called 'late-bloomers' get a bad rap. Sometimes the people with the greatest potential often take the longest to find their path because their sensitivity is a double edged sword- it lives at the heart of their brilliance, but it also makes them more susceptible to life's pains. Good thing we aren't being penalized for … Continue reading Late Bloomers..
Amidst this crisis, if I can see a ray of hope, it's that people have found an excuse to reach to those, whom they regret not reaching out to ask of their wellbeing in the past, and that they have become closer to those who they care about. There has been a grave loss for … Continue reading A prayer, and a thought…
When you go on a grocery haul you'll notice people looking sad/angry/ frustrated/stressed out. Today, I decided to smile (for no apparent reason) at everyone I saw. Guess what! They smiled back and it felt great!.. I guess a smile is still more contagious than Covid19. Don't let the disease take away your hapiness. Spread … Continue reading Smile, the best medicine!
Dear Sam This is an ode to the dream that I want to be a part of, but may never be. Yes, this is to you Sam. Please ignore the fact that it's not actually a poem, in a way, I have poured my heart out to you. I am writing this to remind myself … Continue reading Sam
I was older to him. Although, just a couple of years older, but we were best friends. We met in the school bus and since then, for the next 16 years, we have been friends. We have played cricket, basketball, table tennis, squash, badminton together but we hardly fought. We also tried the dexter's laboratory … Continue reading Friendship doesn’t change.. it lives on forever..
Have you ever felt that you have lent your ears to someone and then they slowly sit on to your shoulders and just speak, speak, and speak and then with a multiple choice question, ask you, if you think what they say is right or wrong! And here you cannot pretend that you are listening, … Continue reading Will someone just listen to me?
Yes, I am struggling to show my love for my parents and it sucks. Like BIG TIME. I am now old, and am a total mess in myself. I have no close relationship outside my family, except friends. It was initially a choice that I had made, and now I am struggling through it. Was … Continue reading Struggling to show my love to my parents.
With the advent of this new year, new decade, new outlook to life, let us be positive towards our problems for sometime. Let's say to them that we have survived so far in the fight against you, we didn't bow down. At times, we lost hope though, we kneeled, we stopped to take a break, … Continue reading Happy? New Year, 2020.. is it?