Archive for April, 2018

Solitude

Smooching imaginations engulfs my wild mind bottled in the flames of the unknown Ontario stands still in honour of the figurine that lights up the embellishment of embezzled passion I would never know that my flight was taken for fright Through the slim figure of self-discovery I walked alone in […]

April 15, 2018 · 0 comments · Poetry

Facebook Charity

By Billi from Guwahati, India

April 15, 2018 · 0 comments · Cartoon

Kathua & Unnao: The Question Mark on Our Conscience

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal The rape cases in two cities of India have brought us to same ugly spot we were couple of years ago in Nirbhayas case. The brutality with which eight year old Asifa was gang raped and murdered and the impunity with which Unnao accused roamed […]

April 15, 2018 · 0 comments · Editorial

Tears

You fall incessantly  from my eyes covering my face and drawing a veil on  my emotions my secret keeper my promise bearer You roll down my cheeks as a reminder of the promise unkept as a reminder  of my heart  broken  and the shards piercing and all the bridges I have been trying […]

April 8, 2018 · 0 comments · Poetry

वक्त का तकाज़ा

वक्त के साथ क़दम से कदम मिला न पाए । वक्त के बेरहम कदमो की आहट पहचान ही नही पाए वक्त के झंझावात को रोक ही नही पाए वक्त के कालचक्र को सही दिशा में घुमा ही नही पाए वक्त की गर्द में लिपटी स्मृतियों को  भुला भी न पाए […]

April 8, 2018 · 4 comments · Poetry

Love

Love, where are you? Have we lost you forever-  In the labyrinth of this chaotic life we lead? Gratuitously over engrossed in our work The charm of living and being alive has dwindled away In this race of amassing wealth and materialistic gains Spiritualism we have sacrificed- The real source of […]

April 8, 2018 · 3 comments · Poetry

My New Topical World

Come gather ’round me, of a world I will sing, of my New Topical World, giving a voice and vision to the billions who want to see and want to be heard. My New Topical World looks beyond depressing leaders, austerity measures, hate, brutality and war madness to the power […]

April 8, 2018 · 0 comments · Poetry

The Drop

By Billi from Guwahati, India

April 8, 2018 · 0 comments · Cartoon

My Night Bride

This moon this night I adore In my solitude beholding her face Like a new bride smiling in her wedding robe The gentle breeze of the quiet night Injects my naked admiration While, the beautiful moon whispers “Do you like the night”? I like the night that illuminates Like day […]

April 8, 2018 · 1 comment · Poetry

The  Lamp

Even  before  my  birth,  the  soothsayer  said That  I  would  be  a  guiding  light, That  I  would  represent  the  sun, In  dark , by  shining  very  bright I  didn’t,  at  all,  disappoint   them, Kept  up  the  good  work  going, To  make  the  universe  radiant, I  ever   remained   glowing It  was  […]

April 8, 2018 · 1 comment · Poetry