“Flowers used to bloom here” – Nayana Nair

There is a wall of flowers before her.She looks at it as if they are a softer kind of firework,a firework in reverse,the colors leaving the petals, crawling deep into itself,leaving the color of the inevitable sad endingthat Nature always ends up falling for,after a series of boys who lied to her about a foreverinContinue reading ““Flowers used to bloom here” – Nayana Nair”

“Have a Good Day” – Nayana Nair

I was sat down and told repeatedly everyday that though the world belongs to all of us, sometimes it is better to step back, to only take up the space we need. I misunderstood it to be a lesson in humility, wanting less, and sacrifice, but I realize now that it was not so. IContinue reading ““Have a Good Day” – Nayana Nair”

“Act Better” – Nayana Nair

I have turned my face from every confrontation that I cannot tolerate. I have stuck to my thoughts and my denials. I continue to agree with people whom I find agreeable and people who can help me think that I am thinking right. I have not learnt much in life. And even when I realizeContinue reading ““Act Better” – Nayana Nair”