Yours, Truly

Blinking cursors on YouTube Search bars Calloused fingertips and worn out guitars Unwritten hits of an obscure rockstar. Yours, truly. Making melodies have never been easy With just seven off white and five black keys All my rhymes were taken by the ones before me Yours, truly. I listen to my favorite songs and I […]

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The View from the Stage

I won’t lie. Being on stage is fun. Between the mangled cables and instruments, lights and confetti, there is a tangible electric atmosphere on stage that emancipates raw energy. Each song in a concert is an undeniable expose of talent and musicmanship. Towards the end when the smoke has gone down, people want to meet […]

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Break-free!

Between the screen and the fingertips An unholy beast is on the prowl Waiting for that opportune moment When no one is around We sign our will to destruction To the sunken place of death and doom Rejecting the pleas of guardian angels We slip into our dark room Blackened by guilt and shame Our […]

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Man Up

Have you noticed how the world perceives a man The standards it lays down in how it understands The ways and characteristics of masculinity And how they shove it down on you and me Isn’t it funny how we ascribe the Testosterone to the beard and the ab and the smell of cologne How strength […]

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#73

Fleeting world of Fantasy Escape Routes from Reality Misquoted love and Charity Have we faltered We fit in and occupy Designer rules and alibis What does all this signify We’ve all Faltered Obligatory Profanity Our God sized Celebrities Everything is vanity Break away my friend  

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The Joy of Washing Dishes

Few household Chores have had such a profound impact on me such as washing Dishes. I am a husband, father to 3 and the resident of a one bedroom shack of an apartment in an otherwise glitzy and glamorous City. Accountant and Musician, Blogger and avid reader, but as fate would have it, my passion […]

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The Faithful Doubter

You deserve to be more than a doubt A faceless friend I could live without More than the plot of an old folklore You deserve to be more real than the you that I know More than the book that sits on my shelf Dried up tears now covered by dust instead The Shards of […]

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