Tag: love

Afternoons of my Childhood

On many a sunny afternoon at Grandma’s home, with cousins, partners in crime, I remember tiptoeing to the warm mango pickle jars full of oil shimmering in the lazy sun. As grandma slept, we would steal some and scamper away to our hiding place…

Aphrodite

Of musk and wood and hope you smelled, the whiff of you took my breath away. You stood there without a care, And didn’t give me a second glance. Adonis unaware of his Aphrodite. The unkind years have failed to drown the longing, Sometimes,…

The Love Story

Getting lost in enchanted woods, a visit to some fairylands, eating scones in english summers, a few first of our dates. A sherlock cap, a magic carpet, the first gifts you gave me. Then off you took me to an adventure, in an Arabian…

The Stars Tonight

The stars are in abundance tonight, struggling for a space in the sky The moon’s marks smooth, silky beaming a silky ethereal light. The trees rustle, parting ways You walk in, shimmering in silver into the light, into my heart and the universe chimes…

Broken Seams

She is melancholy, she is my joy, tried I have, to mend, to sew back the broken seams of her heart. A heart that was shattered many summers ago. Alas! I have failed, My love was never enough for there she withers away, a…

A Whiff

In that noisy market, amidst the heady concoctions, of colours and hues, of sights and smells, of cacophony and chaos, all I heard was silence, all I got was a whiff of roses and you.

A New Year Slides In