"Poetry is the spontaneous overflow of powerful feelings:it takes its origin from emotion recollected in tranquility."- William Wordsworth I am no Wordsworth,Shelley,Browning or Keats,but they are always my inspiration,whenever I am writing a verse.The poems I write come directly out of my heart.They are the expressions of my intensely felt emotions. The commonest kind of … Continue reading Welcome to my Poetry blog!
The hour is dark,full of fear, There seems no respite,anywhere. People are petrified with every news they hear, Praying for the well being of their near and dear. It seems the lockdown will never end, In no way coronavirus appears,ready to bend. The schools are shut down and children are staying home, Offices are closed … Continue reading COVID-19,The Pandemic
My Amazing Parents-in-law
You are the other Parents I received,the day I wed your son, I am so thankful to you for all that you have done. You have given me a gracious man,with whom I share my life, A wonderful caring husband,and I his lucky wife. You raised him all these years ,with your tender love and … Continue reading My Amazing Parents-in-law
A beautiful heart,and a face full of charm, The first person,who held us in her arms, Your lap is the place,where we hide, A safe haven for us,when Mamma chides, You will always hold a very special place in our hearts, For you are the one whom we loved from the start, With all our … Continue reading Nani (Gran)
Here comes Diwali,the Hindu festival of light, Celebrated by people,with so much delight. Homes are lit up with diyas,candles and shimmering light, Rangoli the colourful floor design,make the ambience so bright. Firework displays are held, while families feast and share gifts, It's time to embrace each other and forget any rifts. Triumph of light over … Continue reading Diwali
I Miss You Papa!
It's been a year since you left, I miss you Papa! When I want to share something amusing to have a hearty laugh with you, I miss you Papa! When I am unwell, and want to feel the healing touch of your hand on my forehead, I miss you Papa! Whenever I wear something new … Continue reading I Miss You Papa!
A sea of clear blue water,kissing the sky,A flock of sea gulls ready to fly,Sun bathers bathing at Man O' War beach,Swimmers swimming to the point,they could reach,Coastline with sand and shingles galore,Perfect sunny summer day to explore, A World Heritage Site with a history,Every part of the coast tells a story.Yes we were at the … Continue reading Jurassic Coast
In the autumn months of September, October and November,Days are shorter and nights are longer. There's a chill in the air and darker night,Warmer clothes needed to wrap up tight. Leaves of trees are falling down,Red, Yellow,Orange and brown. Pine cones and acorns fall on the ground,Fallen leaves make the rustling sound. It's time to … Continue reading Autumn
My Precious Daughter!
Different Faces Of A Girl
Who actually is a girl,is still a mystery, For no one can define her completely, But if you peep deeply into the life of a girl, No wonder,her different faces will give you a whirl. When she is a chubby and naughty tiny creature, Proud are her parents and her teachers, Busy in her … Continue reading Different Faces Of A Girl
Situated on the banks of River Thames,is London city, Which always appears,in the mood of festivity, Diverse range of culture, people and religion, So multiracial and cosmopolitan. It has vibrancy,vivacity,energy and fun, The weather is mostly cloudy,you will miss the sun, Efficient transportation with tubes,taxis & bus, You can travel around the city,without … Continue reading London
When God Made Fathers
When God was creating Father,he started with a frame,big and tall,A bewildered angel said,'What kind of Father is that,when children are so small?' 'How will he play toys with them or tie the shoelace without kneeling? Will he be able to tuck a child in the bed at night without bending?' God said,'When … Continue reading When God Made Fathers
While strolling in Regent's Park,I saw some shrubs of rose,As if a group of dainty damsels,striking a pose. The queen of flowers look so elegant,when it is fully bloomed, Its surroundings are a feast to the senses, so sweetly perfumed. Red,yellow,orange,pink and white,What a gorgeous,beautiful sight! Behold!On a summer afternoon,they are swaying and gleaming.Every colour holds … Continue reading Roses
I Love,You Two!
I still remember that night,it was half past nine,When I was walking down the hospital corridor,holding your two year old hand in mine. Suddenly a kick within me reminded,That our time alone was limited. And I thought,will I be able to love another child like you,I gave you a bittersweet smile,and you smiled at me … Continue reading I Love,You Two!
Standing on the crossroads of my life,I contemplate, To what place have I been brought by fate, After completing a phase of my life, Have achieved a lot,after a continuous strife. At this point,a conflict occurs,between my heart and mind, The reason for me is difficult to find, For my sentimental heart asks me … Continue reading Past..Present..Future
One day I know, you will grow up my baby!Although,the thought makes me so happy, But my motherly heart refuses to understand,That,one day you will walk,without holding my hand. One day,you will stop waiting for me outside my bathroom door,And your toys will not be scattered,all over the floor. You will no more fit into … Continue reading Mamma’s Dilemma