A Discourse In Distortion

An infinite jigsaw puzzle With distorted edges and a path of struggles No end in sight No pieces fit I haven’t found my own solution My failure, my only remission No answers, no sense, no meaning Only a delusion, a small chaos Why should be things easy to understand?  A puzzle in piece Or aContinue reading “A Discourse In Distortion”

Unlocked by Sonia Dogra

Historical tales in verse, ever thought of that? At least I didn’t but here I am with one such book and just as amazing an author. Unlocked by Sonia Dogra is a book of poetry at the outset. But there is so much more to it that an initial review or expression of thoughts isContinue reading “Unlocked by Sonia Dogra”

Unavailable.

The person you are trying to speak to Is not responding Please try again later. The person you are trying to speak to Is unavailable Please try again later. The person you are trying to speak to Is not blinking Please try again later. The person you are trying to speak to Is not okayContinue reading “Unavailable.”

Anne & Angelou

I have been reading Maya Angelou’s poetry for a long while now and I was too excited to dive myself into her complete collected poetry to not like it. Needless to say I am in awe, awe of the writer in her, awe of the poet, in awe of her womanhood, in complete awe ofContinue reading “Anne & Angelou”

An Ode To 2020

Women, wrong; Men, wrong Blame patriarchy A trend set fake feminism. Truths hidden, sources misused Toxicity left, an only muse. Wander, wander around if you will Find, find the source if you will Failure, an only accomplice. Poverty and texture in coarse rumblings Death_ No food A trickle of water? Lost families Lost homes WhereContinue reading “An Ode To 2020”

A Suitable Boy

It took me approximatley two years before I picked this 1500 pages long and snugly printed paperback from my shelf. But I can safely say that each word of it has been a pleasure, an inebriated drink on life and journeys.  A Suitable Boy by Vikram Seth, at an outset is a long enchanting sagaContinue reading “A Suitable Boy”

Behind the Book – Posies #guestpost by Moushmi Radhanpara

Originally posted on Bookaholic:
? First of all Thanks a lot to dear  Moushmi Radhanpara for accepting my request for this “Guest Post”. We met on Instagram! ( I think that’s the way the future will be 😉 ) . And I am impressed by her book choices which often included the topic “Feminism”. I…

The Irony Of Hidden Bodies And Open Minds

Every woman knows the torment of speaking up. I have known it in the past, and I might with this post too. But I will say it, now, and again and again. Just like all those powerful women who did ages back, who keep doing it even now.  I am just one of those wantingContinue reading “The Irony Of Hidden Bodies And Open Minds”