“I raise up my voice—not so I can shout, but so that those without a voice can be heard…we cannot succeed when half of us are held back.” ―Malala Yousafzai” Head bowed, Face hidden away, She dreams of freedom, Each … Continue reading International Day of the Girl Child
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You do not blow a kiss To a fire breathing monster You do not hold blood trickling hands reaching out of a grave You do not clip the wings of a bird Destined to burn them in the sun You … Continue reading Do Not Trespass.
“Walking into a good bookshop is like walking into another zone. These places are time machines, space ships, story makers, secret keepers. They are dragon-tamers, dream catchers, fact-finders and safe places. They are full of infinite possibilities, and tales worth … Continue reading For the Love of Books
 The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett In each century since the beginning of the world wonderful things have been discovered. In the last century more amazing things were found out than in any century before. In this new … Continue reading A Collection of Thought-Provoking Excerpts from Different Works
Write because you are good at it. Sing because you are good at it. Study because you are good at it. Bla Bla because you are good at it. Nobody said Live because you are good at it. In … Continue reading Good At It
Even the Greek sculptors would fail to capture your beauty
The mystery, the allure all have their specific duty
How the clouds part to reveal the moon and stars,
Who are well aware that their spell has been cast,
Your arrival brings a similar magic,
To not stop and admire it would be tragic,
A sin I would not commit,
A whim to which I cannot submit,
None can compare,
To the aura which you have ensnared,
As flowers at the beginning of day
Like the moon beckoning the water astray
Crystal is my mind,
My feelings for you have me intertwined,
The epitome of excellence is you,
The model of all traits
It is true!
The conundrum now seems how to let go,
How to evade destiny’s call
How to turn away from my curtain call. Continue reading Aura.