“What are we doing now?” – Nayana Nair

Another chanceto get our highfrom the powdered dust of dreams,from digging desperately, getting closer to the voiceof the demons we buried just yesterday,breaking nails and curfews tosave the skins we can’t live without. Another chanceat making a home,choosing colors for our ceilings,choosing the sides we will sleep on,choosing not to be the ones we haveContinue reading ““What are we doing now?” – Nayana Nair”

“Glow in dark” – Nayana Nair

it was once possibleto be a parrot who was a doctorwho sang in a choir of angelswho saved the world from villainswith ridiculously evil funny names. it was easy to speak of wants-a pair of shoes with lightsand a glow in dark radium cello tapeand an army uniform and cream rollsand a tiara with anythingContinue reading ““Glow in dark” – Nayana Nair”

“Deer” – Nayana Nair

In our reflection in the disappearing streamyou look like the golden deerthat I am not supposed to want.The water angels, one of which we might end up eating for dinner tonight,swims into my face, distorting the light in my eyes,splitting my lips, my cheeks, my smile into two,into four, into hundred, into thousand pieces ofContinue reading ““Deer” – Nayana Nair”

“What I Remember (18)” – Nayana Nair

today’s sadness is brought uponby the increasing count of the words that i have forbidden myself to speak. today’s sadness is brought upon by the particularly sad song that i have chosen to listen. today’s sadness is partially due to the strangers with sweet eyes,partially due to my angels with weak hearts,and also the factContinue reading ““What I Remember (18)” – Nayana Nair”

“I can be your helpless angel” – Nayana Nair

I place broken glass of every color at your feet.I know how you loved the way they looked.I will re-create every beauty that you asked for,I will make them incapable of the danger that you fear.So that you can walk in this unsettling world,walk over every broken glass.I can draw a faceless person to walkContinue reading ““I can be your helpless angel” – Nayana Nair”


(Image taken from growup318.com) “I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.” “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’llContinue reading “QUOTES ABOUT LOVE”