Mud Kar Dekho

Saari hasti hui aankhen Masoom si baatein Logon ki charchaa Badalte hue khayaal Mud kar dekho Man ki Muraad Is badalti bigadti awaara zindagi mein Bheed ke beech, ghani tanhaai mein Aankhen na modo Mud kar dekho Rangeen sunhari shaamein Masti bhari hawaaien Mehfil jashn-e-jahan Dhunon mein lipte kadam Mud kar dekho Dilon ki khwaishein… Continue reading Mud Kar Dekho

Misfits

Momos, soft and supple, waiting to be dunked in scarlet red sauce But that cheese in the deep fried kind of momos is such a misfit Thin wafer like pizzas With the delicately spiced herbs And when tikka flavored chicken is sprinkled on it, such a misfit Cold creamy kulfi On a stick eaten on… Continue reading Misfits

What do you see?

Misplacing things habitually, making faux passes in public, and then tripping on things, that lie right in front of me! I fidget with new things, store old trash, cling on to my past and refuse to see beyond today! I always wondered what you saw in this piece of imperfection, that constantly drives the boundaries… Continue reading What do you see?

Unfinished Tango

The music begins to play somewhere in the background And the tango of our emotions takes stage…… There is no mention of the long absence Or your sudden arrival There has never been….. We dive into words with a hastiness that only distance can create, As I douse you with endless stories of those we… Continue reading Unfinished Tango