Archive for March, 2020

Only You

I was a simple girl, so naive, With twinkling stars in eyes, Fantasizing a prince charming, Adonis look alike, also wise Inadvertently I stumbled upon you And lo ! There was a magic, I almost skipped a heart beat, for This scenario was so dramatic So dramatic that I couldn’t […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Poetry

Love is an Emotion

Love is the best emotion one can experience Romantic love empowers us, as we taste heaven Love is the soul of living, heartbeat of life, and helps us share our overflowing joy Love is like digging a well which removes layers of earth It makes a person happy, fresh, and […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Poetry

Pandemic to Pandemonium

By the Editor: Siddharth Sehgal It feels like an eerie silence has pervaded our lives and minds, ‘Janta Curfew’, the public lockdown has turned a city like Delhi into an eerily silent cemetery.  The coronavirus has literally locked the country indoors and there are fears that this daylong lockdown is […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Editorial, Latest Post

Forever Lost

Moments pass by, In a blur; Blur, like no other, Breath misses count; Countless days and nights, Taken over by gloominess; Gloomy, the mind feels, As it plays memories; Memories, provoking sadness, Wanting to rip out the heart; Heart, where the love lies, Undying and yearning for you; You, my […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Latest Post, Poetry

Old Men Walk Funny

Old men walk funny with shadows and time eating at their heels. Pediatric walkers, prostate exams, bend over, then most die. They grow poor, leave their grocery list at home, and forget their social security checks bank account numbers, dwell on whether they wear dentures, uppers or lowers; did they […]

March 22, 2020 · 1 comment · Latest Post, Poetry

A Poet

She sparks hope from within her pen is light to the darkness opening a horizon for a wonderful life full of hues and colors sometimes she bleeds for sorrows when love for artistry is taken for granted more than a sculpture of words it is processed in the minds and […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Poetry

The Congress’s Electoral Enervation

By Yanis Iqbal  Lately, the Grand Old Party of India has been suffering from severe political lacerations. It is bleeding profusely but it still refuses to recognize and feel the pain of its grisly wounds. The Congress party is obstinately practicing political podsnappery and this is further eviscerating its relevance. […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles, Latest Post

Void

Darkness engulfs me from all four sides wither I should go, I know not Not a single shard of light from the crevices Not a single soul to hear my voiceless cries I am agonised, rather traumatized Call it social anxiety, if you will Why doesn’t anyone try to enter […]

March 22, 2020 · 0 comments · Latest Post, Poetry

Person of the Week: Sharan Krishnappan

Dear Readers, In this interview series we ask questions to people who are making a difference in our society, it can be big, it can be small, it doesn’t matter, what matters is their contribution. It can be anyone from any walk of life and from any country. Please, do […]

March 22, 2020 · 8 comments · Latest Post, Week's Person

Whatever Happened to Beauty?

By Mark Antony Rossi Without making a joke I sometimes struggle to find Beauty in Life. There are days I stare at my wife and children and only receive waves of obligation; not heavenly profound revelation.           I question if military service, urban politics and decades writing about the human condition […]

March 15, 2020 · 0 comments · Articles