Pirate of the Caribbean

Pirate of the Caribbean

  (a tribute to Capt.Jack Sparrow alias Johnny Depp) There’s many a day in this life of mine But none I hold so dear As the happy day I first became A scurvy buccaneer Come aboard, me lads o’ the Black Pearl Let’s hoist the Jolly Roger!   You...
THE HUNGER GAMES

THE HUNGER GAMES

The office was deserted by the time Sanjay stretched his arms to signal the end of yet another working day, when his phone rang. It was Sushil. “Hi, bro! Care for a drink before heading home?” “Only if you’re paying, Sushil.” “Deal,” Sushil chuckled, “The usual place?...
The Changes

The Changes

His skin is flaked, weathered by the sun His eyes show the colours of yesteryear His shadow grows and fades With the hours of the days As the light in the sky above changes Standing on deck of a ship coming in Entering port for one last time He wanders through the...
THE WRECK OF THE COSTA CONCORDIA

THE WRECK OF THE COSTA CONCORDIA

(13 January 2012) T’was a cold January night off Italy, can still hear the cries fading The cruise ship Costa Concordia capsized and sank while sailing Past the island of Giglio, where a reef gashed her hull bare Once called Poetry in Motion, became the Ship of...
THE SPIRIT (HIC!) OF CHRISTMAS

THE SPIRIT (HIC!) OF CHRISTMAS

The Lapland Preparatory Council Meeting was about to begin. Santa Claus’s plush office on the 14th floor was festooned with decorations, as was customary for that time of year. Santa walked up to the huge window and looked down at the world below. Snowflakes fell...