Archive for June, 2011

 

Easy way out…

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

Easy way out… She brings out the worst in me I justify Can’t help but be Imprudent, snobbish, berating Pretentious, narrow, mean She provokes my ill-will And forces me to be what I am not Her words sear me And compel me to spit venom too Others know us to be closest still We maintain [...]

Space

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

Space I asked him for appraisal Insisting on honesty He was It needed reworking Loads of it It has potential though He ended Aah…got my straw To hang on I sighed! I knew I had to View the glass half full And fill up the empty bit But before the reconstruction I had to ‘be’ [...]

Prayers

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

Prayers I sat in prayer In all earnestness With rosary beads Between my fingers Mantra Om namah shivay On my lips I began chanting My mind took off I deliberated on Sachin’s batting Planned the dinner’s menu Included a dessert After all it was Friday night Kids deserved the treat I heard the domestic staff [...]

On love…

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

On love Irrespective whether we are currently under the spell of an all-consuming ‘romantic love’ or not the topic or any discussion on it never fails to pique our interests. And what better time than Valentines to give one’s two bit on this ‘love’ which scholars, philosophers, writers, poets have tried to dissect and analyze [...]

Dumped

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

Fiction Part 1 Dumped! “I am not even talking morality Shaya, it is purely about your self-interest. You know how men like Nilesh are. His curiosity in you is only till he is not in your pants. Satisfy that and you will be history. Flirt with Nilesh, enjoy as much you want but please do [...]

De-clutter

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

De-clutter As I walked into the corporate house of Thermax for a meeting with it’s ex director Anu Aga, what struck me at once was this out of line feel of space and calm. Offices are known to be high activity zones, Thermax, one of the leading company, should have been a madhouse buzzing with [...]

Permanence

June 22nd, 2011Posted by raksha

Permanence “I feel complete with him, the ceaseless cycle of desires as if suspend when around him. And when I am not with him, my only desire is of/for him; somehow the other wants- material things, fame, to be productive, be popular etc do not drive me so. Does that mean he is my soul [...]