My mom taught me forgiveness: smile more, smile heals hurting hearts. Push yourself more to forget. Then some more. Don’t think the unthinkables. Include everyone, even the ones who exclude your part. Give them what they want. Say yes often. Continue reading “A strange place”
“Touch has a memory.” ― John Keats
I don’t remember when I slept well last time. My mom smiles, “Welcome to motherhood.”
And I just stare at your sleeping face; I wipe your mouth with the corner of this soft cloth,
and put gentle kisses on your cheeks.
Twice. Every time.
“Can you believe we created her?” He says.
I nod in disbelief. Continue reading “Sunday afternoon”
I order my usual morning coffee, the little girl on the counter gives me a big smile, ” Isn’t it a good day?”
I look around hurriedly, look at the shining May Sun, the heat, the perspiration, those dried out plants, and then..well.. I try to look at them once again.
I see a cheerful toddler ready to run in the sun. A lady in bright neon tank jogging on the pathway. An old man greeting his beaming friend, four hands expanding in the air, “After a long time! What a big surprise!”
I smile too. This one time. Continue reading “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do”
During a drive from Reno, we stopped to capture sunset in Carson City. Carson city is one beautiful little place and also the capital of the state of Nevada. It’s also the place I recently fell in love with, and clicked more than a dozen pictures in half an hour. Continue reading “Solitude in Winter”
A note to your life: Pretend nothing has happened. Pretend to be happy. Listen to that Frozen song once or twice. Pretend you believed in forgiving…and most importantly in forgetting the downfall, the suffering, and the ruins that you just wiped out with a wet cotton ball.
Continue reading “In The Abyss”
Best mother, wife, daughter, employee– too many medals wrestle with their respective gravity to grasp a piece of you. Continue reading “On Fire”
“The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.”
How about a life in which you never go out of your boundaries, you don’t try to know any unknowns , you exactly have same set of friends forever,you do never need any phone, internet connection, newspapers,television , radio! I am sure about that, I have observed many people living that kind of life . But, sadly or gladly , my life is the other kind! Continue reading “Unfolded Mysteries..”