This Generation [ A Video Poem ]

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A Confession Letter

They know not what you are to me. May be we are no one to each other, for them and for you as well. But for me, you are the giver, pleaser of my soul. I keep on stealing glances from you, trying hard not to let you know that I am doing so. I have filled my cups with the pearls of your glances. They are enough to make me high or get drunk. If accidentally I cross my path with you, you wave at me and smile. My body fills with warmth then. I could feel my heart throbbing, wanting to run out from my own self. I did steal the color of the sunset from your cheeks to my very own, when you smiled at your lady love. You give me the state of nothingness. Continue reading “A Confession Letter”

Happy Women’s Day

What do you get when you combine all the world’s awesomeness and trap it inside a rat hole of responsibilities; A Woman.

‘They say behind every successful man, there is a woman.’ and all the women are like, ‘Wow!’ and that’s the end of it. Really? A bull-shit quote about how women are still behind men, but presented in a cynically refined way is all it took to make an average woman go mum?

That’s the problem you know? The idea of inequality, of bias, of torture, of seeking solace in public movements and poetic words have so been hard wired into your brains that most of the times the solution that you get is an updated, more hideous version of the same old crap or maybe a poem. Continue reading “Happy Women’s Day”

The Unorthodox MAN.

Enough has been said about the fact that men are superior. They get everything they want. Women are always treated differently as compared to men! Ever thought about how difficult it is for a guy with an unorthodox dream to live in our society?

You meet some random relative, they all expect you to be studying some kind of a degree and no, it cannot be any degree. It has to be amongst the popular ones. Such is the pressure that if you are not doing the likes of engineering, ca, doctor, you will look like an alien to them! Continue reading “The Unorthodox MAN.”