Still numb and unable to understand what was happening, Savitri could think of nothing. Before she could realise, her elbow had already dug in his stomach. Such and unexpected move had left Raja sa aghast. Without even looking at what had come out of her rebellious deed, she ran through the gates and barged into her room.
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The sun had finally set and half an hour had passed after Savitri’s performance was over. But, Raja sa had yet not stopped thinking about her. “Beautiful. Elegant. Pretty.” he had been chanting ever-since he had seen Savitri dance that evening. Pacing to and fro, recurrently, from one end of […]
Marveling at the sight, I stood there, by the side Of the river that Never stopped to flow. Its water pristine, A little sweetness in brine Shone under the sun With a nitid glow. Breeze accompanied its pace, It gently touched my face Like a thousand kisses In a row. […]
There is a reason why poetry can be difficult to read. It demands your complete attention and would not settle for less. So many of us are curious about classic and old poetry but have no idea what techniques or ways will help us really be the readers we want […]
The sun had set and it was time for Savitri to entertain the men seated in the hall. “It’s a private hall that is only meant for Raja sa and his special guests. No ordinary men or any women are allowed inside. Tu khaas se chhori.“, Rangoli had told Savitri. “Oh! […]
Composing a poem is a raw, noncommercial way of expressing yourself to the masses or maybe about making a point – personal or general. No matter what is your poem about or what is its purpose, there are certain key points that you can use to compose it. These points […]
Hold on to those emotions
Rhymes are secondary
Give it time, Do not hurry
The haveli was surreal for her. The ponds inside, their beautiful flower and candle decoration left her awestruck. Tall walls were carved in beautiful designs. There were statues of peacocks and numerous paintings. Even her kanchli was decorated with small frames of artwork. While walking through the place, she came across a marbled section, different from the rest of the mansion. There were no men, only women playing, talking, busy with their daily chorus. “Stop there. You are not supposed to go in.” said a woman who was dressed entirely in white.
Sunny afternoons and sweaty palms, Playing in the rugged grounds with rubble. Traveling through the city lights In air-conditioned metros. Sitting in college cafeteria with friends, Discussing assignments and assessments. Staring at the computer screens With worked up eyes in office. Reveling at the passing time And at the speed […]