Category: Life

A rainy lesson!

From behind the wheelI watched the quartetin a verdant parkAcross the boundary wall. Bare torsosNo apparent concernUnfettered joyAs they romanced the rain Squealing in delightSwinging highCatching the rainEarlier than otherwise Instinct workedDesire surfacedRain beckonedThe door opened Logic intervenedThoughts of shoesAnd…

A village story

I had to make haste to the village I had lived in from the time eight members of my family died in a tractor-trailer crash on their way to the mela in the nearest town. I had heard whispers in…

Born again: In search of a lost soul

The irony was so stark that it could not be missed. That is, only if you had the courage to step out of the sanctuary of home while the old city was burning in the throes of a communal riot.…