Hiding

A charade we all keep, A mask we all wear, We camouflage, We hide, We do it all to dissemble and disguise. We shy away from our inner selves, Sheathing it below a protocol mire, Cowardly wavering , Fearing the wrath, Quivering in fear at being an outcast. As days go by, The inner You,… Continue reading Hiding

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Her story

If you look on the sidelines, In the dark corners, You'll find her, Hidden by her mane, Her nose in a book. With her head in the clouds, Hiding her feelings, Away from the world, If you sat by her, While the world passed you by, She would tell you a story. Behind the pain… Continue reading Her story

Independence:Word of the Day Challenge

This poem is a series of 7 Haikus. The Independence, The cliche is bandied forth, With gay abandon. A lot of fan-fare, Rolling drums and booming guns, A hollow hoopla. Empty promises, Idyllic dreams rosy hued, Ostentious and loud. Is the mankind free? Has evil terror vanished. And poverty gone? The cauldron on fire, Simmering… Continue reading Independence:Word of the Day Challenge