Sunbeam

Some days are grey. They are stifling and bland. Monotony choking you with anxiety and despair. Everything is bleak and suffocating. Your pensive mind is either stuck in past fretting over pointless regrets or trying to catch hold of the intangible threads of future. While the present is slipping through your fingers like fine grain [...]

Broken Deity

Watching remains of a goddess broken beyond repair, I feel an ancient faith that transcends time and resonates despair! Her lotus eyes looks at the ugly reality, she looks at the hordes of believers and non-believers reduced to depravity, She sits there discarded she sits there forgotten she sits there observing as time passes by [...]

Reading Escapades!

Books. What a treasure trove? Right? Not just an escape but a constant companion. I found my home here and it was everything I had imagined and more and before I could process anything I was completely immersed in this world to the point of addiction. Stories kept me from spiralling into madness in this [...]

Castle of Lies!

He build a castle of lies to hide all his anxiety, pain and insecurities. The castle was beautiful and was made from everything he imagined his world would be like. The garden of deception bore fruit of his lies which were sweet and tantalising to the nobles and peasants alike. He filled the moat with [...]

Once Upon a Misty Gloom!

I sat alone looking out of the window marvelling at the rain droplets tracing their path to unknown destination. The boisterous noise of kids returning from the trek and boarding the bus drowned my thoughts and drew my attention away from my make believe world. Everyone passed my seat, exchanging laughter and reminiscing about the [...]

Peace found in Nowhere!

Standing atop the rooftop, I see the huge buildings caging me in. People rushing around in their swanky cars below while my heart is gripped in a sudden standstill of nostalgia. This concrete jungle of passing glances and hidden paranoia doesn't appeal to me as much as I hoped it would have. Everybody wants to [...]