Category Archives: Life

My Nose and I: The Battle

Claritin is my new companion in this still-new country that I have been in for the last few years. It becomes Allegra, during my more trying times, but it’s only the name that changes. Anti-histamines remain my best friend, no … Continue reading

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"Take no prisoners"

Do you believe in the “divide and rule” adage in making friends? Is that what makes one more likable, worthy and dependable? The ability to whisper some harmless snippets of their “other” friends, putting in that little seed of doubt, … Continue reading

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Catharsis XVII

February 22, 2011An old entry from an older diary I have been thinking so much about you. You know that, don’t you. And I forgot what day it was. It is the day, two years ago, when you left us. I … Continue reading

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Matters of Hate

I hated you into the night,Till the darkness shrouded me underAnd I could lie no more-All of me dissolved into tearsOf ache, and helpless despairImploring and begging,Asking why was it that,When I tried and tried again,But I couldn’t hate you … Continue reading

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Out of my Teens!

I was going through some old posts of mine, and thinking of the times and inspirations which had brought forth the words that I had penned down. This post is almost exactly five years old, that I had written for … Continue reading

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Seven

Image Courtesy Distance is a bitter pill to swallow, especially when time too refuses to co-operate. Gifts are too mundane and wishes, too commonplace but the love needs to transcend all. And words are all that I have… and then, … Continue reading

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Cast Aside

Lost in an ocean of miseryTravelers, dark and drearyFriends, who were friends no more-With only sailors,Sailing in the same boat.Of need and usefulness,That was of use no more;Cast aside and forgotten,A cheap shell, washed ashore.Told to get lost and never … Continue reading

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Heartache

I know not, to want, I know not, to ask, Of dreams impossible And the heart taken to task.   I try not to think, Contemplate all the ways That I could have belonged, In another world, not so unreal. … Continue reading

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Betrayal

Watch me as I dieOf hunger, thirst and liesOf ignorance and indifferenceAnd of rotten, shallow minds.Watch me as I sufferFrom hurt, strong and bitter,From unwavering faith-That all turns out better.Watch me as I cry-For souls lost, and dryOf all who … Continue reading

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Murakami and Memories

I’d never thought of a life as chapters in a grand novel, till one fine day when I heard the crisp turning of a page and saw the beginning of a fresh new chapter. But I couldn’t write it down. … Continue reading

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