Tag Archive | Poetry

The Moon Tattoo

Dressed in moonbeams and inadequate hopes of life She steps out Her smudged kohl, stolen from the darkest clouds, lines her eyes With the agony of the unfulfilled promises They had named her desire, as a child Of which she had none left, all she had in her were An inferno of broken glorious pieces […]

I can’t be the good girl you thought I would be

  I can’t be the good girl you thought I would be I have only carried troubled times on my shoulders Since I was a little one, when life started fucking me over I had learnt to live like those bloody leeches in the mud and muck and sucking blood from others whenever I could […]

She has forgotten

She has forgotten what it is like to be kissed To be wanted by a man she loves Her parted lips only sing lullabies now.   She has forgotten the last time His touch made her moan She traces her own caramel skin With her fingers Only to find wreckages of the lost time Unwanted, […]

The Bloodmoon Does…

  Sometimes you put on kohl on your tired eyes For you still want to look beautiful when you cry Even the five cigarettes in a row doesn’t make sense Only the bloodmoon does Sometimes, the black coffee which sits next to you cold It feels like your blood Dark and soulless And you still […]

My darling, forgive me…

  My darling, forgive me I am sorry that I paint butterfly tattoos on your hand When I really should be filling in the colouring book with you I am sorry that I tell you rainbow coloured stories which are not true When I should really be reading out from a book Baby, I am […]

Shimmering Chimes by Maaya Dev – A Review

A collection of sixty odd poems are showcased in this book which is titled Shimmering Chimes. It is poetess Maaya Dev’s debut book. The book is published by Authorspress, Delhi. There are two forewords, one by Poet & Editor Ravi Subramanian A. and another by Essayist, Poet and Novelist Dr. Santosh Bakaya, giving an iridescent […]


Crossroads “…….Country which flourished in lush forests pure rivers, virgin fields, has been ravaged to the point of extinction all of us have remained mute spectators to the mutilation, barbaric actions perpetrated by the pernicious power brokers. Soul of my country asks us all Have you not raped me enough?….” Crossroads is a collection of […]

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Writing on and off, and living life in the spaces in between.

Sweta Paul Vs The World

This world terrifies me. And at times, I break out in emotion, sarcasm and lame humour.


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Imagination is the fire of life...

Heartstring Eulogies

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I have people to kill, lives to ruin, plagues to bring, and worlds to destroy. I am not the Angel of Death. I'm a fiction writer.

The Critiquing Chemist

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The Cat's Write

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Aarti V Raman

Where Writer Gal talks about books, movies, hot men, TV shows, random poetry and why she cannot absolutely go on hikes longer than three kilometers.