Something written impromptu; maybe I hear too many unheard cries of late? This is written for those kids whose childhood has been cut short – perhaps by war, calamity or acts of terror.
They were not meant to be headline news in negative sense. Maybe if we were tolerant enough, we might have seen another flower bloom
I was born in someone’s womb,
Cherished, nourished and nurtured.
I have been in the shop of candy
Built a castle on the sea shore.
I loved the rocking horse,
Also the carousel at fun fair.
I’ve founded many realms, in play;
Lost countless hours in peekaboo.
Continue reading “A Song for the Unknown Child”
Birth – is amazing; seeing the baby react to the first sounds of light, sound and touch – scintillating; knowing that god trusts you by putting a little one in your care – moment of truth!
She is the golden ray
The dawn on a foggy day
She is the harbinger of joy
Of hope, peace and love…
Continue reading “Festival of Lights”
Written on the day my son was born. Unfortunately, I couldn’t be near when he came into the world, but in a way I am with him…
Out of all gloom
Came the bright lil’ one;
His smile gentle
Our bundle of joy!
An eerie silence broken,
By early winds of March;
His cries rang
An unsung melody ’twas!
Continue reading “A Baby Is Born”
Though written in reply for a picture post, this is what my heart really feels (at the moment)!
In a world dogged
By paradigms set
By humans equally
In a life marred
And superstitions, self set…
Continue reading “Worth The Wait”
A story of anguish and anger burning oneself from within!
“Please drive slowly will you? Can’t you see our child is crying!”
Sheila’s plea went unheard as Rocky stepped on the accelerator.
“You are the one who told me we’d have a holiday at that god forbidden house. Why do you want to spoil it? Why are you doing this to me?” she cried.
“Because I love to see you cry.” And he followed this with a menacing laugh.
Continue reading “Yellings of an Anguished Mind”
Born into this world
Oh I am so Happy!
Born to rule
Ready to have a rocking life
Oh yet why do I Cry!
So many faces
So many voices
Oh I am so Afraid!
Continue reading “Bundle of Emotions”