My Baby Turns One!

My baby turns one!  Sorry for the cliche, but how else was I supposed to cry out loud about the excitement. Last year, while we had just begun struggling with the pandemic, I had published my first poetry collection on World Poetry Day. Little did I know, we were going on an indefinite lockdown. MyContinue reading “My Baby Turns One!”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #28

By now you know that I did this series because I have book, a collection of poetry based on women. So, today I will give you a reason and few books that you could read if you want to know more about the subject. It’s the cause that matters not the means. We need feminismContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #28”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #9

What kind of a person are you? What would you prefer? Makeup or no makeup.  Makeup for all who choose. EVERY GENDER.  No makeup for those who don’t want it.  AS SIMPLE AS THAT. Ps: yes that is just a filter in case you are wondering. I am too lazy to put makeup on forContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021 #9”

Why We Need Feminism in 2021#7

Personally, I do not mind if one calls me Mrs. Master or Aunt Malaprop for that matter. But I find it wrong that women still need to be addressed in regard to their relationship status. Why don’t we just remove all ther other jazz and stick with Ms. Also, I gave in to the trendContinue reading “Why We Need Feminism in 2021#7”

सूरज से गुफ्तगू #46

अभी तो दिखा था तू फिर छुप गयामोहब्बत है मुझसे कह कर फिर चला गयाअब तक इतनी चाय पिलाई है, आज तू भी एक घूट पीलानशा तो तुजपे भी चढ़ गया है, अब तो ये शर्म हटा Read More: सूरज से गुफ्तगू #45 PS: Merry Christmas everyone.

सूरज से गुफ्तगू #31

सुन तू चला जामैं हक़ीक़त में जीना चाहती हूँख्वाब बहुत देख लिए मैंनेअब उन्हें जुड़ते देखना चाहती हूँउन्हें टूटने नहीं देना चाहती हूँसुन तू चला जामधुशाला में खोना नहीं चाहती हूँमें शायद बस कड़वे घूट ही पीना जानती हूँ #amorfati :Amor fati is a Latin phrase that may be translated as “love of fate” orContinue reading “सूरज से गुफ्तगू #31”

My Niece Sends Love

My biggest distraction for nanowrimo is this cute little bundle with an infectious laughter and a magnetic warm hug.  Apart from her, there are a few other things that nanowrimo is doing to me.  As I write, even I am surprised with the turns that my plot is taking.  I am down to 23k wordsContinue reading “My Niece Sends Love”

सूरज से गुफ्तगू #16

तुम कहते नहीं पर मुझपे मरते ज़रूर होतुम थकते नहीं पर मुझे ख्वाबो में देखने को थोड़ी देर सोते जरूर हो,तुम्हारे होठों पे सजी इबादत में, मैं हूँतुम्हारे सीने में छिपी वो सुकून की चाह में, मैं हूँ,तुम कहते नहीं पर रातो से नफरत तुम्हे भी हैंतुम कहते नहीं यार, पर मेरी वो हर अनकहीContinue reading “सूरज से गुफ्तगू #16”

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”

The Wait For Spring.

Warning: This is going to be pretty long. Proceed and get bored at your own risk!   * I should probably start with wishing new years to all of you, but I am sure that I am very late for that, very very late. So, shall I just go ahead and ask you if youContinue reading “The Wait For Spring.”