Dreamcatcher

I want to be a dream catcherLet me choose my dreamsI want to be a dream catcherLet me keep the macabre ones at bayI want to be a dream catcherLet me see the dear ones I missI want to be a dream catcherLet me concoct a dream with a thousand colorsLet me be lost in…

While you were sleeping

While you were sleeping At your face, I stare, In wonderment, more I stareWhat you dream, I ponder. While you were sleeping If I am in that dream, I wonder What colors are there, I museNot a nightmare, I hope. While you were sleeping Listening to your deep breaths, I subdueYour inncoent face, I believe…

Bygone love

I asked myself, one day‘what is love?’Never found an answerOr did I?Hoping that you are pining for me Just as I doHoping that you worry about me Just as I doSelfishly wanting you to remember meForever, even if we are not meant to beIs that love? Or is it love ifI ask you to live…

When Night Calls

Some nights when sleep is far away, I stare into the night thinking away. My thoughts, tumultuous and raged Like an uncontrolled fire, uncaged. There is the night life peacefulMakes me feel that some thing is hopefulAn lone straggler walking home, I watch him as my mind tries to roam. Is it stupid or is…

Any More

I don’t knowWho am I any moreThat bubbly girlDoesn’t exist any moreA night mare once told meYou don’t know life any moreScarred threatened frightenedI can’t see my smile any moreDid wrong many a timeI would not any moreBut do I deserve this?Don’t know any moreMaybe, I secretly am badCan’t put my finger on it any…

Being born in UAE means, nothing surprises you anymore. Standard of life is high. You get to meet and mingle with so many diverse nationalities to an extent that is unparalleled elsewhere. These days, Dubai is synonymous to UAE. What people don’t know is its rich culture and heritage. What most outsiders don’t know is…

Daughters of India

March 12: 20 year old burnt to death in Thiruvalla, Kerala because she turned down her lover. March 26: 7 year old raped and killed in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. March 30: 27 year old starved to death by her husband and mother in law for some weird inconceivable reason. April 4: 22 year old burnt…

A phone call to the past

Somewhere in the past: A Nokia C2 – 01 rings. An annoyed me picks the call. Me(past): hello. Who is this? Me(future): Donโ€™t freak out. But, itโ€™s you from future. Me(past): Is this some kind of prank? Look, I donโ€™t have time. I need to prepare for my exams. Me(future): I know itโ€™s your television…

Photo of the day

A beautifully captured sunset from my apartment. No filter, all natural picture. The myriad of colors fascinated me.