Heart wrenching. Agonizing. Deplorable. Grievous. Saddening. There are a lot of words to describe the events that took place in Pulwama district of Kashmir yesterday. No matter who it is, the loss of a life is always mournful. Condemnations flowed from every part of the world and rightly so. No state on earth would like… Continue reading The Half Condolences
To deny people their human rights is to challenge their very humanity. Nelson Mandela https://twitter.com/tru_naim/status/1071837854395969536
The car stopped on the side of the road. The army man had waived driver for the same. "What is in the bag?" asked the man in the khaki uniform. "Clothes," I replied. "And in that one?" The muzzle of his gun pointing towards the other bag. "Books". I said a little frightened. "Open it",… Continue reading Welcome to Kashmir!
The free bird leaps on the back of the wind and floats downstream till the current ends and dips his wings in the orange sun rays and dares to claim the sky. But a bird that stalks down his narrow cage can seldom see through his bars of rage his wings are clipped and his… Continue reading Caged Bird
Death, I don't fear. One of the trivial I know of What last 30 years have given us. Sure one gets acclaimatised Why would I fear it? It ain't any stranger to me. I have seen the blood Blood of children and of mothers As it clotted on the cold earth beneath Like the pieces… Continue reading Death, I don’t fear