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

Grief

Grief is a powerful feelingThey say it has seven stagesI don't know about thatBut I strongly believeThat grief is like the waves,In a turbulent sea.It comes and goesBut it sustains,In a never-ending manner.It grips your heart,Forces you to haveUps and downsOver and over again.It creates new woundsBut often, grief rips openOld healed wounds too.No matter … Continue reading Grief

Love Interrupted

The hall was decorated wellLit with strings of fairy lights,Lined with rose petals,Hearts and candles galore,Leading up to a small tableCovered with a white lace clothA ring of fragrant roses,And a bottle of perfumeClaimed the centre of the tableRoses were her favouriteAnd so was the "Flowerbomb" perfumeWhich was strategically placedTo hide a tiny velvet jewel … Continue reading Love Interrupted