“Wedding Photos” – Nayana Nair

It was like magicrunning the highlighter, the bright crayonover the sepia hands of her.She didn’t complain or cryas we ruined another photograph of hers,as we tried to hide the evidenceof her failed love, our failing life. We cut her out, moved her awayfrom the one who looked like us.We placed her side of story, herContinue reading ““Wedding Photos” – Nayana Nair”

who taught you to be normal

universe¬†fireflie has written a really nice post who taught you to be normal when you are one of a¬†kind? on her blog with some deep personal questions. She had tagged me to answer the same question. So here I am, writing this post. Not sure, how well I can answer them but anyway will tryContinue reading “who taught you to be normal”

“Questions on Eternity” – Nayana Nair

The winter rains have found me again but only without you. They ask me of I still believe in eternity and I choose not to answer because I am living in one, even if it not the one I wanted. Your sweet face and words, that are no longer yours, is the only analgesic sleepContinue reading ““Questions on Eternity” – Nayana Nair”

“Steal” – Nayana Nair

The tree I grew on, the frozen giant I wrapped myself around has lost its strength, its life to keep someone like me alive. Can I say it has given up its life for me when I am the one that stuck to it first, when I am the one that steals what I cannotContinue reading ““Steal” – Nayana Nair”

“Seasons” – Nayana Nair

My seasons are excited to be finally released into the world again, after wrecking havoc over people whom they saw as trees to be burnt and rivers to be flood. Before they leave me they look into my eyes, and again they have misunderstood the fear in my eyes as my wish. Again I prepareContinue reading ““Seasons” – Nayana Nair”