Road Rage

I quit driving because of bad timing: I couldn’t brake fast enough. ‘Slow down,’ my dad would say, and I would stop abruptly instead. I do not have that gear. * When you said, ‘Let’s take it slow’, I was already at the altar, waiting for you. Our car crashed before you could make it […]

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Hope, you.

The gush of the wind, Awoke my slumber, I reached for my phone, Nothing again, I trembled. Languishing with my thoughts, Awaiting escape to another slumber. Whole twinkling passes, Nothing again, I know. My imagination runs with wings, Thinking my phone would ring. You’d want to come back, I wouldn’t have to ask, You would, […]

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Luring Hope

A tiny smile spreads, As another message beeps. Like a simple enchantment, In words, we speak. Some delight develops, And, fills their sober heart. Under the shadows of the night, There sings a chorus in their hearts. Like the stars that stir, Talking as they twinkle; The lovers, underneath, The stars, they resemble. Into the […]

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Little Things

Those red red roses, The kisses on noses, The whispering at night, In barely dim light. Stealing glances From far away, That smiling In that way. Wishing morning, Waving goodnight. Waking up early, To talk the night. Those little things That make a whole. Those little things, Make the stomach roll. Those little things, Which […]

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With Time

Even the smallest of bruises get better with time, so how can you expect a broken heart to be okay within a day, a week or a month? Just give it time, with time- all bruises heal.

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Gossip Girl and The Holiday: Two for the cheer

It’s been a weird week. Long, weird, hard, messy week. I’ve been trying to take my mind off things and into more writing and productivity and watching a lot of movies and chick flicks and reading. Here are the two favourites that made me smile, or I could relate to, or just nice to hear […]

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Walking back in History: Tbilisi, Georgia (Day 1 of 3)

December has been a busy month with lots of long weekends and packed suitcases for me. The second weekend in December, I flew to Georgia- Tbilisi with my friends for a little ‘girl’s trip’. Only 3 something hours away, it’s the perfect getaway from Dubai and a fab change of scenery. While, I did check […]

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Thoughts, Wishes and You

It’s been a very long time since I thought to write a poem crossed my mind – and for somebody who used to write a poem every day- its been a very long block. I know this poem isn’t going to be close to how I used to write before, but what it could be, […]

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