Capricious

A drop of a sunlight filtering in
And you think it’s poison, within
Smiles, laughter and infectious joys
And you skitter about, thinking aloud
The impending clouds, and shattering ploys…



I’m more dark than what seems. I bring light into lives only to hide the darkness I hold behind my back. You couldn’t fight me, because I turn your biggest demon, I’m what you are scared of. I am happiness. And if I am here, the darkness couldn’t be far.


You don’t know to be happy without me. You need me to cross your path and say, “I’m here.” And even then, your baffled stare never wavers till you blink and break out into that tentative, doubting smile.I will be there, but never do I have you full faith or attention. I can always see the darkness behind me in your mind, thinking. The fickle me.

Funny thing is, I don’t choose to be there. Only you can bring me in you, only you have the power to dispel all the darkness and yet, you think it’s the whimsical, restless me who is flitting about and away.

And I think, it is the fickle You.
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About Guria

An Artist in Science - I am a Misfit 'cause I choose to be one. "Whenever you find that you are on the side of the majority, it is time to reform" And I am a Maverick, because, I'm... umm... brilliant?
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12 Responses to Capricious

  1. Shilpa Garg says:

    Pretty profound thought and thoughts with a deeper meaning!!
    But expressed with great clarity.
    A Wow Post, truly! 🙂

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  2. HaRy!! says:

    must say Guria… baffled..!

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  3. wow guria this is a excellent post….

    Funny thing is, I don't choose to be there.

    Bravo!!!!

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  4. Harini says:

    🙂 🙂

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  5. Nethra says:

    Nice one, Guria! 🙂
    I second you. Only we can chose to be happy.

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  6. Rajlakshmi says:

    deep thoughts circulating your mind 🙂 well written 🙂

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  7. Is darkness absence of light or absence of vision ?
    or is it just about void of wavelength and frequency ?
    Is darkness a mere void of reflection?
    Is Darkness a perception?

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  8. Durga says:

    that was a simple and profound post!
    I have kinda started enjoying your blog

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  9. since fb is no luck for pakis lately i ve started following u on twitter 🙂

    and as always your words are too fine!

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  10. BK Chowla, says:

    Such posts are written so clear and are easy to follow.

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  11. A profound thought but beautifully said in simple but effective terms 🙂 The way it sinks in your mind effortlessly. Good one Guria!

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