I live away from you now and I don’t always call or text. Our conversations have receded and yet, you are still the person whose embrace makes me feel the safest. I may not say it or act like it often, but I am forever indebted to you for all the things that you have consciously or…… Continue reading DEAR AMMA (Mother),
I opened up my eyes to find your eyes looking right into mine. I see you see my soul As if you knew me all the time I saw a million eyes look at me And none could spark this fire I saw a million after And none could satiate the storm And deep inside,…… Continue reading / transient /
: (n) an instance of returning home. “So, where are you from?” Deep breath. Deep deliberation. And then I attempt to craft an answer that satisfies both the parts of the question – where I belong and where I was raised (since it is not the same place). My parents have government jobs and they had…… Continue reading Homecoming.