Month: July 2019

Poetry

The Beggar

while seated in a two-wheeled chair with a foot resting on the footrest and the other amputated foot keeps hanging his two arms are maneuvering the wheels and meanders around the place with small cardboard hanging in his neck with words saying, “Please help me buy my medicine” though people hardly pays him […]

Poetry

Promethean Rebellion II

If they challenge jungle, They can go to the darkness, Darkness may support them for a while. If they challenge my people, They can go to the tyrants, Tyrants may hide them until tyranny. But, if they challenge ‘I’ Where will they go ? Because, Darkness and tyranny do not […]

Poetry

Beyond Reach

There was an ocean between us yet To one another we reached out, Because love knows no borders  Or mile stones, there’s no doubt It can travel long distances It need not really be physical It’s a tryst of loving minds It’s heavenly and spiritual We may not succeed in […]

Articles

Bytes, Bitcoins and Modern-Day Barbarism

By Mark Antony Rossi AT THE BEGINNING of the 21st century, humanity is caught in a technological tsunami threatening to dissolve the foundation of civility and democracy. Global trade and human treachery have exposed advanced technological techniques and equipment to hostile governments like North Korea, Iran and Iraq. Modern societies […]

Fiction

The Dear Departed

By Shobha Diwakar He was as sick, as sick, as one could be. He had been so for quite some time now. The silent years of pain and suffering grew tiresome over the years. His vacant eyes peeped outside the window to perceive a distant figure which none of the […]

Poetry

Tales

The hiding place of the birds Gleaming from the primary beam of the daylight Summons their power of retention Of how the discordant reshaping of the weather Demarcated the genesis of endurance. Picking up the fair grains The birds embraced the jubilation of home fabrication Where the feeling of discomfort […]

Poetry

My Cloud

Amazing aren’t you !! A “V “shaped delicate darling on my table, I love your shade of white and green , you are my delicate occasional love, I love to see you, Watch you for your elegance !! Yes I call you clouds as I make you swirl between my […]