Category Archives: Soliloquy

The Winding Path Home

The trick is in learning how to turn it off.Not watch the clock hand ticking,Nor check for messages to be readOr wait by the phone, willing it to ring!Good things take time, their own sweet time,Wait in your heart, in … Continue reading

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After this one

Is there a heaven? Where I can find you again? An afterlife? With redefined rules, renewed ties? For you, I will believe, I will try- To chance tomorrow, rearrange my life; For if it is not now, it is not … Continue reading

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winding down

I won’t ask, I shan’t want I will not let my mind wander Trick the heart into believing That happiness lurked right around the corner. Image courtesy

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খবর

কোথায় কোথায় খুঁজেছি তোমায়; আনাচে-কানাচে, কোনায়-কোনায়- এ-ঘর থেকে ছুটে ও-ঘর করলাম, ধুধু করে মন, গেলে তুমি কোথায়! এখন-ওখান, সব-খান দেখলাম- শুধু পকেট-টাই দেখিনি, হায়! মেসেজ করেছ যে কেটে পড়েছ; ‘দেখি, যদি কাল দেখা হয়।’

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Mirror

Pinked lips swollen and bruised Kohl eyes that were sunken holes Fine skin was crisscrossed, shedding And against the pale and bloodless Ran dried black tears, aimless Like paths in wilderness, staining. The mirror replied as such. To the pretty, … Continue reading

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Letters

I have dreamed of you every night that we have been apart… Tossing and turning in a fitful, restless sleep, jolting into tired wakefulness only to relive those unfathomable, treasured eyes looking at me, and beyond me, unsmiling and saying, “It … Continue reading

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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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