Tethers

Tethers

The beads and chains, Of custom and tradition, The inking of my face, The branding, in your name; Will not ground me! Rebellious my eyes Resolute my lips, My longing to escape. Surrounds me! My freedom, beyond fretters, I shall find. And I shall flee. Confined I am...
An Imaginary City

An Imaginary City

As I was thinking of an imaginary city, The one who created it must really be witty. Do you know the place name? Well, it’s called …. The dream plain. It has mountains of ice-cream, Which will make children witnessing it, beam. And having fruits encased in coverings...
On the Woman’s Day

On the Woman’s Day

Swamped together in a spacious room A high platform poised with chairs Embellished with the present distinguished -Mostly women or followers Or scholars, who were to present there To harangue and spit on the social taboos Of which they belong to. At left corner, a...
Inferno

Inferno

Troubled and tortured woke he, By the trace of a memory, A drag he felt in his heart, He struggled to remember the start The abominable war! Levelled every trench and tor, He survived an apocalypse, Hope sank in a dark eclipse. Do I venture another stride? What...
I Hold my Ground

I Hold my Ground

Right here, right now, I hold my ground Broken and Barren; Dried and Destroyed Stripped naked of my glory My presence a prediction of your future.   Broken and Barren; Dried and Destroyed Mourning the loss of my friends My presence a prediction of your future I...
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...