Frozen in Time

One more dawn A pot brimful of the sun emerged in the distant water while you holding the dawn's finger walked across the water returning to yet another horizon. Like some comet hidden behind in the mystery of time, You came from the cosmos and returned to it. (From the poem 'Like A pot Brimful… Continue reading Frozen in Time

Jurm Aur Saza

With the very emotional and ongoing discourse on hanging in secret of the 'terrorists' of our country, the call for capital punishment for rapists and the mass uproar over crimes against women, I thought this poem by Javed Akhtar would be apt. He talks from the perspective of both the 'criminal' and the jury and… Continue reading Jurm Aur Saza