O-Ornament (26 X 26)

*New Story*---North & South---(Also, a huge thank you to BlueMallowMelt for the prompt) “He wanted all to lie in an ecstasy of peace; I wanted all to sparkle and dance in a glorious jubilee. I said his heaven would be only half alive; and he said mine would be drunk: I said I should fall asleep in… Continue reading O-Ornament (26 X 26)

M-Mistletoe (26 X 26)

*New piece* ---The Love Ballad--- (read in the website for a better view) The first time I saw you, it was January. You were in a mall Shopping from the sales and I couldn’t help but notice How your eyebrows were scrunched together When you were trying to crunch some numbers I watched you from… Continue reading M-Mistletoe (26 X 26)

K-King (26 X 26)

---*New story*---Creases on her bed-sheets--- She laid on her king sized bed, between the rumpled sheets which still smelled of him. Her disheveled hair on the pillow; her spread out arms, like sinew roots trying to find a familiar earth to latch on to; her body twisted in a precarious twist, all told the same… Continue reading K-King (26 X 26)

Fading Away

If withering is the way of life then I would choose to erode away in the darkness of your soul, with a hope that maybe, my shimmering pieces will help clear out the murky waters of your existence. Start your writing journey, join my mailing list to get all the writing resources, directly in your… Continue reading Fading Away

The Blue Blanket

He paced restlessly outside his home, which was nothing but just one room, waiting impatiently for the news of the arrival of his first child. The streets were deserted at this hour of the night and the only occasional sounds were the distant horns of the freight trucks on the nearby Delhi- Agra highway. People…The Blue… Continue reading The Blue Blanket

Amalgamation

Hello all! Recently, 'Amalgamation' - a love poem written by yours truly, got published at Spillwords. I wrote it sometime back in 2019 for the prompt - 'when sea become sky'; you can read it and tell me if I did right by the prompt. Read Although it was not directly written for the event… Continue reading Amalgamation

Washed Blood

What happens when you stop recognizing the person who was born into your hands, whom you have known your entire life? What happens when every step in his direction puts another set of hundred miles in between, distancing you even further than you already were? How do you keep your heart in one piece when… Continue reading Washed Blood

Blood In My Vein

Another week, another challenge. I am totally enjoying this contest for NaPoWriMo, hosted by very generous John Reyes. You all are very welcome to join in on the fun! For this week, I present you my lyrical attempt inspired by Memories by Maroon 5. Hopefully, you will enjoy the song, at least 😉 I close… Continue reading Blood In My Vein

Fire VI

continued from part V. Fire sat on the carpet with her back slumped against the bed’s wooden frame with emptiness in her eyes; there was no hope left on that beautiful face. My heart sank deep at the look; I would trade my life to see her smile, to hear her laugh, to watch her… Continue reading Fire VI

Fire V

Continued from Part IV (guys this is the first draft, so kindly, bear with me if something off catches your eyes.) The only question which remained was “How do we break the curse?” “I don’t know how exactly, but the katana is the key to our problem. According to the sage, this katana is the… Continue reading Fire V