“i am so fond of you” – Nayana Nair

as you melt your heart into oceansi fear my arms betray me sometimes,sometimes they go numb,they surrender at the thought of your warmth.when you tell me of your loveas i ache for another,i want a part of me to ache for you as well.when you settle for being my comfort rather than my love,i wishContinue reading ““i am so fond of you” – Nayana Nair”

“Two Cups” – Nayana Nair

I don’t drink coffee.I quit long ago, don’t remember why.I quit long ago, you haven’t just noticed yet.Nevertheless there are two cups on this table.that is all it takesto make me feel that we are strangers.But you are the only stranger who loves me.You only love me because you don’t know me.That is all itContinue reading ““Two Cups” – Nayana Nair”

“All that I am” – Nayana Nair

The sun in your eyes sets so slowly. I need to remind myself that this is not the end. This is not the end. This is not the end. This is but a chasm left open for the love to see. For the love to see and for this love to grow into the darknessContinue reading ““All that I am” – Nayana Nair”

“Another Birdless Cage” – Nayana Nair

please don’t ask me how my friend is doing. we broke up.we broke up the most decent way friends can break up.without deceit, without betrayal, without cruel words or bloody knife on our backs,without stories to hurt each other with,without attempts to patch up things,without deleting each other’s number that we never bothered to memorize.iContinue reading ““Another Birdless Cage” – Nayana Nair”