The City of Wonders

i. My father comes in drunk tonight, Like every other night Creating a ruckus, hurling slangs And hitting mother, like he hired her For...

The Bus Ride

The road was filled with vehicles, although there was no jam. It had been a while since I had left home, and my ride thus far had been...

Wanna Be Yours

i) The names may be different, but the places I visit are eventually a lot alike. The moves are same, the grooves are same, it's just...

The Lady

i) On Monday, a charming young lady Knocked on my door With the brightest smile on her face, And something bigger than an overnight bag I...

Survival of the Fittest

The winter had wiped off the existence of more people than anyone could have possibly imagined. This was no regular winter; it was a...

Ex's and Oh's!

//If I lose myself tonight, it'll be by your side// I guess we did lose ourselves, just not by each other's sides. I guess that's...

Exceptional

My lover undressed me, Ran his fingers over my back Like his skin felt silk for the very first time He made love to me, Both of us...

Silence

My mother told me silence is gold, That keeping your mouth shut Is better than blabbering like a parakeet. So at 7, when I fell from a...

Claustrophobia

I'm claustrophobic Each second that I spend In closed rooms and oceanic crowds, My heartbeats shoot through the sky, And my eyes host...

Tick-tock

1) They say your entire life Flashes by your eyes As you slowly enter Death's chariot, Like the grains of sand that Slip through your...

Oblivion

17.03.2009 Starting your life all over again, from scratch, is no easy task, and I for one, am experiencing it first hand. I am Jo. 16...

Amma

Sunsets are my favorite thing, So I go to the park Behind my apartment, Where I see the bleeding sun Gradually disappear, while its...

Almonds and Regrets

i. My mum tells me 4 almonds in the morning helps improve the memory. Is there an antidote that can wipe out the memories that keep me...

Found and Lost

We look for a home In the arms of a lover, And in the eyes of a stranger, In the lyrics of a song, And in cities where we don't belong,...

How Long Has it Been?

I mean to talk, if you stay for a while, And maybe, just maybe, I can make you smile. So tell me, how long has it been since you walked...

Choco Chip Cookies

"Come on, Hazel! You can’t mess up an entire batch of cookies for the 5th time in a day! If you haven’t figured it out yet, Mr. Morris is...

Hello from the Other Side

Death. Talk about all that’s morbid! Do you know how it feels to be dead? Of course, you don’t. You are still alive. I’m the dead person...

2019's Home!

As kids, New Year held a lot of importance in our lives. Well, it still does, I guess, except the fact that there's way less excitement...

Femme Fatale

Hey There, Pretty Girl Next Door! It might come off as weird, me writing this letter to you, given the fact that I haven't talked to you...

Strangers in the Dark

"You are pretty clear about what you like and what you don't like.", she said, as he finished talking about his almost maniacal interest...