Poetry

शायद

तू  मेरा  ख्वाब  है, ख़याल  है, तसव्वुर  है, तू  हक़ीक़त  में  जो  मिल  जाये,  मैं  जी  लूँ  शायद ग़म  का  सहरा  है  और  आँख  में  नमीं  भी  नहीं तू  अगर  प्यार  से  देखे  तो  मैं   रो  लूँ  शायद एक  वीरान  सी  ख़ामोशी  है  दिल  पर   तारी तू  दफ़अतन  जो  पुकारे  […]

June 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

Price Hike

The poor on the street bargained Onions, potatoes at Rs 30 a kg, A small cauliflower at Rs 32 Beans and other veggies at 90 The list was endless Tomatoes, carrots, peas Were out of the budget Heavily he trudged along to a store Hoping to buy and cook dal […]

May 29, 2016 · 3 comments · Poetry

वो वक़्त रहींने – बहार था

क्यों  साथ  चल  पड़ा  मेरे  अश्क़ों  का  क़ाफिला तन्हा  मेरा  सफ़र  तो  बड़ा  ख़ुशगवार  था मंज़िल  का  पता  था  ना  रास्तों  की  थी  ख़बर अपना   वजूद  मानो   कोई   आबशार   था खुलते  ही  आँख  खो  गया  है  ख्वाब   की  तरह वो  वक़्त  जब  ना  ग़म  ना  कोई  ग़मगुसार  था अब  तो  […]

May 29, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

Living in a Land of Ethical Strangers

By Mark Antony Rossi It’s been said technology is contributing to people becoming less connected to the world at large. A small part of that sentiment is true but like Viagra you can’t blame the drug for the poor choices of its partakers. Technology in the context of rushing water […]

May 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

How Harmonious Might be Our World

How harmonious might be our world Full of spiritual pastoral songs If we didn’t do wrong or go wrong, How harmonious might be our world! How glamorous might be our day Full of happiness, filled with sunbeams If we didn’t kill our fabulous dreams, How glamorous might be our day! […]

May 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

Papa

eine wirklich schlechte Nachricht bespritzt mit dunklen Flecken all die positiven Bilder meines Tages – die Einladung des verloren geglaubten Freunds, das lächelnde Gesicht, die warme Umarmung meines Lieblingskollegen, sogar das Lob aus einer völlig unerwarteten Quelle – denn wie kann ich mein inneres Auge hinwenden zu diesen leuchtenden Belohnungen […]

May 29, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

The Dream Boat

Come aboard My dream boat Let’s sail through The milky way In the starry night To the land of far away Come aboard My dream boat We’ll go beyond the moon Traversing blue sky And racing ahead To claim our boon Come aboard My dream boat Let’ vanish into the […]

May 22, 2016 · 3 comments · Poetry

The Solitary Old Man

The Solitary Old Man He sat by the beach, aged with years Lonely, bereft of love you could see The haggard dismayed look, lined furrowed cheeks  Sunken eyes half hid with once crowning lashes Eyebrows once busy and black, now silver lined Gaps in the hollow mouth toothless, receding Behind […]

May 15, 2016 · 1 comment · Poetry

क्या है

मेरी तिश्नगी को सिर्फ उसका इंतज़ार है वो अब्र  है, दरिया है या फिर आबशार  है क्या है वो मेरे पास आके भी मेरा ना बन पाया वहम  है  या तसव्वुर  या कोई  ख़ाली विचार है क्या है यादों के इक भँवर  में दिल  डूब  रहा है बेचैन  है, बरहम  […]

May 8, 2016 · 0 comments · Poetry

Your Birthday is Precious Dear Brother

4th May We miss your sweet smile You so freely transmitted The years roll by each day passes We wish you were near And not gone so far We look at the heaves and search for a star The special one God created for you For he took you away […]

May 1, 2016 · 2 comments · Poetry