Lockdown Day 51

So many days have passed and the storm has not blown over yet. We are in the eye of storm as numbers surge. Life is going to be different and difficult and restrained. And there are going to be more hungry mouths and poor. We are at a war but the enemy is unseen. We… Continue reading Lockdown Day 51

Life stalled

A day passes, All into nothingness, Life stalled, Stupefied, Frozen in time, Doing something, But nothing. World outside, Moving by, You watch inanimated. A fear gnaws, Wary of people around, Afraid to tarry, Or anything to carry, Scared to touch, And feel a warm hug, Trust gone for a toss, Doubting all that was loved.… Continue reading Life stalled

Lockdown Day 35 & 36

Days are going by. Numbers are rising. The fear that lockdown may be extended is in the air. Tempers are rising and people are edgy. Yesterday there was a fight in the Society Whatsapp group. People were complaining about cats and dog in the complex that have been there for past several years. And the… Continue reading Lockdown Day 35 & 36

Lockdown Days 32;33;&34

I could not put down the last three days because I had slipped and hurt myself. So many days in confinement make me wonder of the times when I used to step out at the slightest excuse. I loved just walking through sometimes bustling and sometimes empty roads watching the avid shoppers and noisy shopkeepers… Continue reading Lockdown Days 32;33;&34

Lockdown Day 31

Today was another day! I got up late because my sleep does a disappearing act nowadays in the deep of night. And when the dawn breaks,all you want to do is to snuggle deep into the duvet! But you get up cussing and morose for there is so much to do! The day was warm… Continue reading Lockdown Day 31

Lockdown Day 28

Nearly a month of long confinement is over. I can proudly pat on my back for adhering to it .l have stepped out twice only for essentials. There have been some bad times when I have felt stifled and overwhelmed. But I have managed to sail through them and now I feel that I have… Continue reading Lockdown Day 28