But then there are times when my head is bursting with thoughts! Its like a whole different person is sitting in that cranial compartment and pushing all these buttons that make different coloured lights .. well .. light up! Here I am, typing out lexically analysed unplanned words and Mr. Brain up there is already forming sub-conscious, unconscious, promiscuous thoughts that have nothing to do with anything you’re reading now. Is this a rant? You bet! Continue reading “Uninspired Hence No Title”
In your eyes I can see that you’re breaking up
your thoughts muddled-your hands idle-your spirit quivering-your dreams desperate
a blank consciousness
Don’t be the shipwreck, my love
Don’t be the one to regress
Look into a mirror
Where is the person you want to see, my love?
Spread your wings
Shed those tears of pain
Whisper your dreams to the reflection
a glimmer of hope
Rise up, my love
Fly out of your bottomless birdcage
I read a great vintage novel recently – Brave New World by Aldous Huxley. Written way back in 1931, the book illustrates a world more than 500 years in the future. Humans have mastered eugenics – the science of intrusively modifying the human gene pool to stave off regressive traits. Natural selection has all but stopped because people are not born, we are manufactured. Continue reading “Civilisation and Savages”
She kisses me on my cheek as she says goodbye.
Did she kiss the others?
I don’t know if she didn’t and ignorance is bliss!
Sri Lanka! Such a beautiful place! Such peace loving people. Much can be said about this island nation. The local dialect, Sinhalese, is descended from Sanskrit. A brief tour of the country will tell you much about its ancient heritage. Man-made rock formations and frescoes dating back more than 2000 years. The word Sinhalese comes from the root Sinh, which means lion. There is indeed a larger than life sized rock called Sigiriya or Sinh-giriya; Lion-mountain. Continue reading “Say Hello To Sri Lanka !”