Let Children Be Innocent

Let Children Be Innocent

You're sitting with your family, watching T.V, a show on child physical and sexual abuse. Mum and Dad are passing comments, on thanking god you're not in their shoes. The show describes what kind behavior, can be considered as a punishable crime. You get a flashback of that grey-haired uncle, and the way he touched [...]

A Boy at Loss.

A Boy at Loss.

You had your turn, you ruined it. Sorry boy, for commitment, you ain't fit.  I have enough "Y"s, I don't need you now. Cause unlike you, some "Y"s announce me and take a bow. They'll hold my hand and not be embarrassed And be thankful that I’m not a girl, they missed. Choosing those people [...]

Mount Carmel Days.

A poem about the memories Mount Carmel gave us. Oh Mount Carmel! I didn't appreciate you enough, Who would've guessed, life outside would get so rough. Those afternoons spent on the drive with girlfriends and gossip. Those Samosas and Kachoris, accompanied with the best dip. Those delicious donuts the size of my Palm And the [...]