the eternal rose of love blooms in the waters of a sacred longing. when i think of you, jhelum and kashmir when at dawn the rays of rising sun fall, softly on the waking dreams that i wrote on the banks of jhelum i am […]
when you said. ‘i wouldn’t want to lose you.’ i could see the trees dancing to the winds. i could see roses blushing a little more red. i could see the glaciers of sorrow melting away. i could see the beloved moon dive into the […]
i pour light out of my heart in form of words stained in ink. the ink, these words turn this paper into a prayer rug. i sat for years, on the rug with winds of silence blowing out of me. before these words the eulogies, […]
Today, I tried escaping the reality. The day was dull, and I wore dull too. It began at the division, where I should have taken right— gone through the rough road met the happy end— but I took left, and surrendered to pain. This road […]
spring brought me blossoms for which i never sowed a prayer– brought me you. what better could i ever ask for? but you, my dear you’re a complicated rose. and it’s beautiful to see you bloom by my side even when it’s dark around. you […]
You don’t let her grow. But she, she is a cosmos. A wildflower- a universe. She is, a woman and blooms through all your storms. You try to pluck her out with your words, and jab her roots with your manliness, but she leaves a […]
it was there on your door, the first time i stepped in. it still is there, written in bold— ‘The sadness will last forever.’ but love, this sadness is a mere distraction. it pulls me towards you, all your worries. and your godly beautiful forgets […]
her half asleep talks last beyond the life of this burning candle. she melts into sleep. first her eyes and then her voice . just like a candle melting into wax. and she. much like the candle brightens both. my heart and this night.