D I V I D E

The gap between my teeth widens I’m six years of carelessness and a body clothed in flesh My flesh is skin and a human anatomy I’m yet to understand My flesh is carrot juice and French fries My flesh is a subtraction of the numerical, perhaps the only confusion in my life My flesh is […]

Rape – An indelible blot upon society.

I feel agitated every time I watch the news. She’s disrespected in every possible way. Candles are lit once her eyes are devoid of light. In the spur of the moment the whole nation comes to know of her existence. I pray that this kind of fame befalls upon women no more. After the deed […]

My Umbrella

A very short story about religion, hate & differences ft. one of my favorite blogs.

Pride

A very long poem about pride, Helios & Phaethon.

6 Arabic Proverbs To Live By

Bidding farewell to this blessed month of Ramadan is never easy. Yet, the time has come to move forward & hopefully practice good deeds for the rest of the year, not just wait for this blissful month to give time to Islam. Here are some Arabic proverbs that are, in a way pieces of advice, […]

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I hear you’ve been saying, That I’m never there for you. I’m sorry for not staying, Others were waiting too. I hear you’ve been putting blame, On me whenever you mess up. But know that I’m in a race, Against hours, seconds & minutes. I see you undermining me, And I give you chances incessantly. […]

Colors

All the colors she’s living, Black, tangerine & pink. Is his majestic giving, For as long as he lives. Once death meets man, She’s stripped of her hues. Bangles taken off her hand, She sings the lonely muse. Pushing her into the fire, They send her away to him. Colorful bangles she admired, Now pierce […]

Fire

You don’t always see it, Sometimes it burns within. We often carry it inside, Rather than letting it subside. Did you ever in your life, See it spare anyone alive? Half dead, half flesh, It creates more than just a mess. But you still you set ablaze, Your soul to grow in haste. Let it […]

A Joke

When did jokes become, An inherent hub of racism? Why do inane gender roles, Have to play a part in jokes? About equality you preach, Yet your joy lies in racist memes. His eyes are so narrow, you see, He surely has to be Chinese. An accent so very deep, Must be an Indian, I […]

Island

No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent. -John Donne. Not every man is an island, Some befriend their isolation. Society on the one hand, And conscience on the other. Not every man is an island, Choices have to be made. That day these green lands, You […]