“Same Strength” – Nayana Nair

The bridges fell one dayleaving me stranded on the other side of the place that could have been my home.A home.I realized only when I was placed out of it. – These bridges that betray me now have once been the only companion to my lonely feet. All that kept me alive have turned againstContinue reading ““Same Strength” – Nayana Nair”

“Indifferent Green” – Nayana Nair

The indifferent green around me soothes my heart. It has nothing against me and I do not have to be wary of all that it can do, and all that it can say to shift the levels of what is tolerable and what I should put up with. I can already hear them saying thatContinue reading ““Indifferent Green” – Nayana Nair”

“What is it like?” – Nayana Nair

I have not known what it is like to stop looking for ways to prove people and their minds as the root of my the problems. What is it like to stop hurting others, thinking everyone out there has something against me. What it is to undo the harm of many many hands. What isContinue reading ““What is it like?” – Nayana Nair”

“To settle, To rest” – Nayana Nair

I don’t know what to say. I hear your hurt. I feel your words against my skin. The words that have left your mouth, left your heart, stay suspended alone in the air. All I can do is to give them some space on my hands to settle and to rest. Or else, I amContinue reading ““To settle, To rest” – Nayana Nair”

“Going back in time” – Nayana Nair

There could never be a time for us. We could never ask the question we never thought of. We could never bring up a spring of love in our dry hearts. And going back in time makes no difference. We would always be what we are anything contrary to that, anything against our very ownContinue reading ““Going back in time” – Nayana Nair”