“Menu” – Nayana Nair

My lover, you gave me sweet words, so many, so much that I thought it can cloud my sour heart. But as you retire into the backdrop of everyday life, all that you promised seems more unreal. Another thing to wait for. I am not good at waiting. But I am good at thinking andContinue reading ““Menu” – Nayana Nair”

“Momentary World”- Nayana Nair

Wave after wave of blue marble swept me up to a newer height. I saw a sunset over avalanches frozen and melting. I saw the planes of memory flying in a windless sky. I walked through the garden of trees laden with fruits of snow. I came to love the momentary world of the songsContinue reading ““Momentary World”- Nayana Nair”

“Life Is Fine”- Langston Hughes

I went down to the river, I set down on the bank. I tried to think but couldn’t, So I jumped in and sank. I came up once and hollered! I came up twice and cried! If that water hadn’t a-been so cold I might’ve sunk and died. But it was Cold in that water!Continue reading ““Life Is Fine”- Langston Hughes”