Short Road Away From Home

Today morning I got to hear that I had failed to get among the prizes of the first Asian Scientist Writing Awards that was hosted by the Asian Scientist Magazine. It was truly a jolt to my senses, as I looked forward to the outcome, to get myself three paces uphill, along the steep ascent…

Dynamo (Hope)

On a lonely dark highway, amidst torrential rain A bicycle journeys beyond frames of horizons Where a man sits and pedals pass mileposts With no compass in the pocket Guided by one light that illuminates two meters of road A meanderer lost in introspection Living in circadian flashes of light, in the residue of a somnolent dream…

Hope

A midst the wrath of Aeolus A strain of St Elmo’s fire Flickers on a broken mast In her endless search for fate’s intervention To sleep on a pillow of tranquillity