The Treasure

Bare white walls When etched with the name Divine Become sacred   A blank canvas, When splashed with colour Becomes a picture   Sheets of paper.. gone awry Become a story when Adorned with words strung together   A dash of vermillion On the forehead Speaks of love and loyalty And commitment forever   The … Continue reading

Moments..

Tender moments Of words unspoken Quiet smiles exchanged Of promises unbroken   Glances that speak Lips that seek Of childish glee And sometimes gilmpses Of stark reality   Of heart-stopping looks Of wonderment and excitement Of soft touches tight embraces   A flash of anger A tear slips by A suppressed sigh Heart melting when … Continue reading

What does Freedom mean to you?

What a question! I didn’t know that Mujeeb asking me and the Deep Red Ink team this question would lead me to one of the most unforgettable journeys of my life. One that consumed me – emotionally, physically, intellectually and spiritually – but only because I chose to be consumed by it. I think at … Continue reading

The Habit!

Well, so my experiment has now ended according to the traditional suggestion of 7 days to positivity. However, it is said that if something is done for 21 days it becomes a habit. I am confused if this should be shared publicly.. i.e. is it inspiring enough for you to read everyday, or is it … Continue reading

The 7 day positivity experiment – Day 7

Wow! Day 7 is here! This has been a great week.. I thank all who’ve read this blog for their interest, comments and love. It’s not that I haven’t had any challenges this week, but my thoughts have shifted to focus on what’s right, what’s good and that which I desire. It’s humbling to see … Continue reading

The 7 day positivity experiment – Day 6

Well, I wrote my Day 5 post last night but got engrossed in a conversation with Kiran, and didn’t have time to review and publish, so just published that! It was interesting that Kiran and I had a second conversation after he had a little nap. Needless to say, our conversation was pretty magical. I … Continue reading

The 7 day positivity experiment – Day 5

Accidentally deleted my Day 5 post! Will try and recall what I had written last night but hadn’t published.. I am happy and grateful for: 1. My conversation with Kiran: Kiran and I had a cleansing and deep conversation. Thank you K for being the space that you are for me. I am so glad … Continue reading

The 7 day positivity experiment – Day 2

Day 2 – and going strong šŸ™‚ Today, I am thankful for: 1. The 20-odd volunteers that turned up for the Freedom Under Construction induction: It’s nice to see young (-er) people who are interested in acts of nation-building. Some of them have already made small contributions such as organizing blood-donation camps, one of them … Continue reading