“Blue white love” – Nayana Nair

As I wait for youin the back seat of your caralmost losing sense of my limbs and my scarsI smile – the sad smile I would never use when I am sober.I smile thinking,thankful,at least I am not crying and waitingin the trunk of some stranger’s car.I don’t necessarily love youbut I guess I loveContinue reading ““Blue white love” – 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”

“Cutouts of Star Factories” – Nayana Nair

Though the sky is filled with lightsthe nights on this land are lonely as ever.Again I am in lovewith a part of sky,with things that we call heavenly only because they are out of our reach,only because they are not ours to keep,because every god seems to love them more. I end up on websitesContinue reading ““Cutouts of Star Factories” – Nayana Nair”

“Laughing it off” – Nayana Nair

I jokingly said that I would hate it to be someone else- someone who would have to suffer me. But before my face realizes what my heart meant, where it becomes apparent in my eyes that I am nowhere near recovery, before I panic at being taken seriously, someone cuts me off with laughter, withContinue reading ““Laughing it off” – Nayana Nair”

“Putting Up Fences” – Nayana Nair

Today, you are more beautiful that I remember you to be. Today, I feel we are almost invincible. It is funny to say out loud this word “invincible”, when life proves again and again how it is just another consolation to our mind, a fence to fend off the reality. So that we might knowContinue reading ““Putting Up Fences” – Nayana Nair”

“The Little Blood I Have” – Nayana Nair

I looked up at the confused giants and puzzled at their ugly voices and deformed faces, how they hold onto stones and branches how they hold onto papers, and threw each other off cliffs. But what made me sadder was that no one who was thrown off those cliffs ever died. They just keep comingContinue reading ““The Little Blood I Have” – Nayana Nair”

Twilight Poem

Just saw this poem online… it was cute (though i’m not a fan of twilight) so here it is …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… …………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Twilight, by Dr. Seuss Jake likes a girl. Her name is Bella. Bella likes a different fella. See this vamp? This is Ed. Ed is pale. Ed is dead. Ed saved Bella from aContinue reading “Twilight Poem”

CINDERELLA – “Roald Dahl”

(Image is taken from http://www.dragoart.com/tuts/6540/1/1/how-to-draw-chibi-cinderella.htm) I guess you think you know this story. You don’t. The real one’s much more gory. The phoney one, the one you know, Was cooked up years and years ago, And made to sound all soft and sappy just to keep the children happy. Mind you, they got the firstContinue reading “CINDERELLA – “Roald Dahl””