On The Balcony

Life feels like an opera sometimes. Everyone watching from balconies Judging the performers on how they perform On stage, their eyes vigilant as ever Scooping out any mistake, Any gap or anything worth criticism. And the balcony, isn’t it just A place with a scenic view, We lift ourselves to, to watch The unfolding drama,…

Mars and Venus

Mars, Venus, man and woman, So far apart. I wonder if a Mars Bar knows how much water it will  Take to make the planet Mars Receptive of life. While I wonder If Venus Williams, even at the grand Old age of 37, can win the Wimbledon. Mars is just an inhabitable planet So is…

Time Vessel

I storm out of the door, Late for an appointment with a student. When I realize that time by habit, Drifts faster than we can play catch up. Birthdays now come so fast, Aging is like a speedy morphing process, When one year ends and a new one Begins. And in this timescape, Breaking down…