Autumn leaves

Young, green, and tender the leaves rustle in the wind. They cling on to the branches, refusing to let go and be blown away. They hold on, unyielding to the wind's breath. As the seasons pass, the leaves lose their youth. Come autumn, and they finally let go surrendering to the wind's mercy. They let … Continue reading Autumn leaves

Let’s keep fighting…

There are none so blind as those who will not see, None so dead as those who will not hear, None so cowardly as those who are silent spectators. There's no injustice greater than when the ones in power misuse it, No shame greater than blaming the victim and protecting the criminals. This is what … Continue reading Let’s keep fighting…

Choices…

They say thatBeggars can't be choosersChoices are a luxuryAn extravagance,Denied to many.Having a choice is greatIt's better than no choicesBut too many choicesCan't be a good thingIs it just me?Or does anyone else feel so?Choices, if one too many,Can be confusingSelecting one becomes a chore.When life provides choices,Each one comes with a catch.Every choice has … Continue reading Choices…

Dark clouds

It takes only a moment,For nature to change its colours.One moment, it's bright and sunnyAnd the next moment,It can turn dull and overcast.If observed keenly,One can see the dark cloudsApproaching closer,Far across the horizon,Threatening to cast us in darkness.The clouds follow the willOf the mighty winds of change.They follow the wind's bidingWithout any protest.The clouds … Continue reading Dark clouds

Variety is the spice of life

When I was just a child Adulting seemed fascinating. It seemed like A tempting bowl of candy Within my line of sight That I just couldn't reach. But as an adult, I realised that Looks can be deceiving. Life isn't an easy ride. It's an epic rollercoaster ride, A crazy mix, Of happiness, sadness, Anger, … Continue reading Variety is the spice of life