The shelter of darkness

The scary stark light very bright, Is the reason behind my fright; The darkness you find fearful, Dresses me pretty and beautiful; Afraid I am to face myself in light, For I will lose my optimistic sight; The dark is understanding and kind, It makes me feel pretty when I am blind; This darkness creates [...]

Lost love for brown

Traditional Indian people talk about "feeling proud of Indian culture....cherishing Indian culture...". I feel like asking them a question. "Are you proud of Indian skin colors?" I'm pretty sure that most of them won't be. They will prefer fairer brides for their sons and will definitely underestimate the beauty of darker skin shades. Oh! I [...]

Story of your tear

I open the book of tranquillity, I touch the lonely silent page, Suddenly my hands get wet, I wonder why I don't know yet!   Then the page shows you, Standing  alone blindfolded , Inside the desolated dark room, Lost and weary in the gloom;   My hands walk heavily, On the bridge of tranquility, [...]

Meanings of silence

Making meanings out of silence, How difficult it is for me! Walking in dark makes no sense, No matter how well you can see; Destined future directionless mind, You might make difference, One always remains one's own kind, Even when one tries, one is misfit; Are you the one I know well, Or just a [...]

Blindfolded

Closing your eyes You refuse to see the light Though it's so bright You show me the dark I feel afraid And run to get embraced I find nobody But my shadow calm In my own arms Your perception Far from reality stark Lost in the dark Hidden in sorrow deep Searching in my loneliness [...]