Why is she more blessed than me?

She lives in the best house at the end of our street, Her husband runs a business that no one can beat.  She owns such beautiful dresses, Always looking like a fairy in those long tresses. Her life seems to be perfect, There is not a single defect! I can't stop myself being envious, Although … Continue reading Why is she more blessed than me?

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Ekla chalo re! (You walk alone)

Rabindranath Tagore, a great writer from India, penned a beautiful song - Eka (Alone) in the year 1905 when India was trapped in the clutches of the British empire. It inspired many patriotic heroes of Indian freedom struggle. This song is one of my favourite. What strikes me is that it is not just patriotic … Continue reading Ekla chalo re! (You walk alone)

A Traveller in me.

I do not follow neither do I lead… I walk alone Just the way I had come And also the way I am to leave.. I travel alone, Learning from my mistakes. I don't keep blaming others Neither live in fear of being blamed A Traveller is what I am My destination some place else … Continue reading A Traveller in me.

A Rumi poem

“From "Wetness and Water” How does a part of the world leave the world? How can wetness leave water? Do not try to put out a fire by throwing on more fire. Do not wash a wound with blood. No matter how fast you run, your shadow more than keeps up. Sometimes it’s in front. … Continue reading A Rumi poem