http://www.psych.nyu.edu/couples/ Another life if I could live In a universe, alternate Maybe more I could give Of myself, to my mate Maybe I could love with abandon Free from all restraints With every muscle, sinew and tendon Without any constraints. Where our love would be Untouched by anger, ego, pride Open books we both couldContinue reading “Parallel reality”
God made flowers probably At the height of His creativity For our viewing pleasure He gave us this treasure. Then He designated Spring All things floral Spring had to bring; Now we wait for Spring’s arrival Going through winter survival.
“Could have”, “should have”, “would have” are Mischief-makers in my life, these three Whatever I do, they never are far Bringing me regret and misery. They keep me chained to my past Cloud my reason and objectivity Prevent me from recovering fast From errors made unknowingly. Events that in the past transpired They have disappeared forever LearningContinue reading “Could have, should have, would have”
Linking to : http://wheresmybackpack.com/2015/01/30/travel-theme-doorways/ The doorways to my mind Are clever books of any kind, Are destinations far and near That take me to new frontiers, Are conversations that stimulate Creative juices, to innovate; Are music notes softly played Their essence lasting after they fade I hope these doorways will eventually Enlighten me spiritually and intellectually.
Tangled web that I wove When to the extremes I drove To make the world dance to my tune- That web is going to chain me soon… Fueled by unbridled ambition Trying to get every dream to fruition Never stopping to look or care Those around me could not dare To show me a mirror ofContinue reading “Tangled web of ambition”
You and I, If we could travel Back in time long gone Maybe a secret we’d unravel Maybe it would finally dawn On both of us How we both drifted apart How did we fortify Separately, our fragile hearts Even now I wonder why What happened to The passion that once had Held us in its throes ItContinue reading “You and I”
Found this list on the 100 greatest books blog. Of course, I had to come up with my own list of books (that I read in 2014). 1. A book with more than 500 pages: War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy One of the greatest books of all time, a must-read if you can. 2.Continue reading “Book List Challenge- Part 1”
Moments of life trickled away Pleasing the world around her Friends and family had their say While she was a silent spectator. Suppressing her heart’s inner desire, She walked on a balance-beam Set by others, so they could admire Her virtue, while she smothered her dreams. She did her best to conform To the narrow confines theyContinue reading “Woman”
“Nothing erases the past. There is repentance, there is atonement, and there is forgiveness. That is all, but that is enough.” ― Ted Chiang, The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate I was angry, I was rude I hurled some scathing comments; Now I am left alone to brood My soul, now guilt torments.. Hurtful words escaped my lips BeforeContinue reading “Repentance”
Doors I find on my way Some closed, some open half-way I have no inkling where they lead There are no signs that I can read Some that do open with love Others need a gentle shove Some that lead to pastures green Others hide horrors obscene. Walking down life’s path alone Many tempting doors I am shown.. Curious to peer aheadContinue reading “Doors”
Mankind must put an end to war before war puts an end to mankind. -John F KennedyWits scattered Mind in commotion Dreams shattered In tumultuous emotion Holding on hard To everything known Piercing shards In all corners blown.. The universe oozing Hot lava of cruelty Slipping, losing All grip on reality.. Senseless bloodshed For reasons unclear Destruction widespreadContinue reading “Futility of war”
Given the choice of anyone in the world, whom would you want as a dinner guest? I would want Agatha Christie as a dinner guest (taking the liberty of including people no longer in this world) and ask her how she became a mystery writer. I have admired her deep understanding of the human nature andContinue reading “Share Your World – 2015 Week #3”