Weekly Photo Challenge : “Urban” – caught in the fringes of ‘Urban’ India

Urban! The word is supposed to mean – Construction, tall glass and steel towers, intricate mazes of roads, thousands of people moving purposefully on sidewalks, pretty cafes and scintillating signboards, subways and fancy cars. Beautifully trimmed shop windows and traffic lights Sadly, Urban! also often  means a shabby concrete jungle, open drains. Beggars on crowded…

If you were God ?

This post has been published by me as a part of the Blog-a-Ton 30; the thirtieth edition of the online marathon of Bloggers; where we decide and we write. To be part of the next edition, visit and start following Blog-a-Ton. “Me ” – I am god. I keep a close watch over everyone on…

The drifter

Today I feel restless like there is somewhere else I need to  be my wandering feet will you take me Today I feel worthless like there is someone else  I hope to be my shifting heart will you show me Today I feel helpless like a rudderless dinghy in the vast rough sea my drifting …

Don’t put the Blame on me …

  my insides hurt they pain and cramp and ache and strain the memory of what you did I was six just  a child and I loved you wild with you I felt safe protected cared for. but that touch was that justified? this must be the way its done loving and caring and protecting….

Blog for change – “Satyamev Jayate” – Bane or Boon?

I am writing this post as a part of a new initiative started by one of my blogosphere friends , Arindam of “Being Arindam”. The blog for change , initiative  by Arindam , envisages that bloggers will write about social causes close to their heart. You can read more about this here. Though this is…

“A Bookworm in Italy”

A  Long time ago, in Italy Lived a bookworm , who was such a “Cutie” That whenever, ‘it’ crawled from his vicinity The duke of Pisa, leaned out to pet  it Soon, the duke’s  tower began to lean dangerously So he asked the worm to stay in with him The worm thought long and deep…