January brought the good newsFebruary left no time for bluesMarch was when things settled a bitApril gave us time to sitIn May things started gaining speedIn June everyone started paying heedJuly made things high-stakeIn August I took a solo breakIn September the prep became crazy funBy October, venue and food selection were doneWe put the… Continue reading 12 months of the year
Rain is nature's wayOf giving you it's blessingBut it can get nasty with your actionsWithout you even fessing Each drop brings freshnessA new life to greenBut if you mess with natureShe'll shower you with problems unseen Rain holds a unique powerA dichotomous positionShe can make you feel refreshedOr send you into a gloomy situation So… Continue reading Rain
No hope, no fear
When off the beaten pathHope isn't a friendFaith is the north starIt's the means to an endFaith in your skillsFaith in your heartYou'll reach your goalIf you do your partIt takes strength to stand outBut fulfilling to do soStay true to your talentAnd put on a brave showIf ever ridden with fearGo knocking on Faith's… Continue reading No hope, no fear
A rub, a patOr even just a smileTo be kind to furry friendsYou don't really have to go a mileThey didn't choose to coexistBut such is this lifeThe least we can do is value themAnd not subject them to the knifeEach creature has a personalityEach creature plays a roleThe minute we disrupt the numbersWe bid… Continue reading Kindness
No pain, No gain!
Many years agoI was at a crossroadChose logic over heartAnd eventually got boredI knew I had to switchTough as it might beI had to gain momentumTo slingshot and be freeI had to put my money where my mouth isAnd chase my dreams with intentThat is when I let go off a careerWhich would otherwise seem… Continue reading No pain, No gain!
At the buzz of the alarmI start each dayMy thoughts all muddled And hair in disarrayI jump out of bed To rush to schoolSometimes I lack motivationAnd then I feel like a foolA fool, an idiot An absolute disgraceUndervaluing the privilegeThat is hidden in the paceAt least I have somewhere to get toAt least I… Continue reading Feeling grateful
Finding beauty in chaos
When I go to schoolI leave behind a static roomBut what transpires in my absenceIs absolute zip, zap, boom!When I enter the roomAfter a godforsaken dayIt looks just the sameBut is it? Who's to say?I'm sure at least a speck settled somewhereI'm sure my plant grew by a bitIt may not seem chaoticBut my room… Continue reading Finding beauty in chaos
Migrating to a new country
Liye ummeed ki kiranAur himmat se bhare do suitcaseChal padi main kuch haasil karneAur aa pahunchi pardesHaan, apne zaroor hai doorPar suvidhaon ka hai saharaDin raat ko paar karChalta rahe phone hamaraAkeli hu yahaanToh duniya se ladti rehti huPar jab padhai main mann nahi lagtaSochti hu ki main yahaan aayi hi kyuAnth mein har din… Continue reading Migrating to a new country
Blinded by lightsColors as a guideWith hope in our heartAnd unicorn as our rideWe each have our own journeyBut never are we alonePart of our strength comes from peopleThe rest is our ownIf billion is your aimPut in the sweat and tearsBut don't forget to seek helpUnity helps defeat fearsOnce you reach the goalThank those… Continue reading Unicorn
You're born with a clanThey are bound to youThe real test lies inFinding a new crewA crew that supportsAnd builds and sharesThey run to help youWith concern and without careBy now I'm sureYou know the boat in our frameYes! Friendship it isDiverse and yet the sameFriends love us and value usThey welcome us with open… Continue reading Friendship