Book Review of Mindful Musings & Peaceful Ponderings by Manali Desai

About the Author : Manali is a full-time freelance writer, editor, and blogger. She has had experience in fields like marketing, teaching, and content writing. Currently, apart from her ad hoc writing & editing assignments, she is a partner with Pachyderm Tales. She finds solace in the company of books and runs her blog which…

Broken Pieces

broken pieces lying on the ground lifeless & with wounds bleeding,screaming & seeking answers to questions causes to effects unread letters half spoken truths bonds with pores nightmare in my eyes drifting apart games anxiety in my breaths a fear in my viens a prayer on my lips my tender heart questions why such cobwebs…

I & My Poems

Touched by silence I sat bewildered, Emotions tapped my shoulder, And I still could not answer, Sentiments danced around, Sensing the Tandav within, Sometimes they felt numb, As the void screamed loud enough, I took a string and weaved a garland, Of words & created my own fantasyland. Where hope caressed my soul, And new…

A Knock!

A knock once A knock twice on the closed doors of my heart a fear engulfed hesistance surfaced I peeped out your smile a radiance that was warm embracing my cold skin your touch a soothing balm careesing my scars my heart opened up still naive unaware of half baked love a boon & a…

Parallel Universe

A tedious morning seems like a blessing today when I go on with my daily chores, completing errands a thought crosses my mind as gratitude fills within food to fill my hunger a roof on top of my head cloth to cover my skin loved ones to hold my hand somewhere far , far away…

Mundane Days

Beside the window a river flows & the breeze blows a blurry haze envolpes like a new bride the whole sight sighs. The chestnut themed wood stands still holding my belief firm roots that feel strong pass on an unknown energy harmony leading to synergy. I sit on my arm chair just near the window…

ink in my pen

inking my thoughts on the rough paper stuck inbetween i struggle i wonder i crave to paint my feelings a withered rose in between my diary it does not hurt anymore a yesterday that is probably over emptiness within doesn’t scare me anymore a hand reached out held me in my darkest grave embraced me…

Saying it all, yet none.

Ohh look at her the one who talks a lot you ask her once and she promptly answers Ohh look at her the one who always smiles a lot you tell a silly joke and she just simply laughs Ohh look at her the one who is the agony aunt you come up with a…

Shades of Tangerine

I don’t need those, those red roses lusterless tired & waiting in the hands that crave for a meal. I don’t need those, those yellow roses devoid of the shine having thorns of your ulterior motifs that crave to use a chance. I don’t need those life less promises bereft of sincerity smelling of half…

Roaring Silence

Book Review Title of the Book: Spilling Silence Author’s Name: Jyotsna Atre Format: PDF Thoughts: Some said, some beautifully unsaid ; Some just felt, some conveyed; Some whispered , while silences that roared! This is how I felt after reading this beautiful book of poetry which is a collection of 26 poems that began as…