“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”

“Receding Waves” – Nayana Nair

The thought of you walking down to me and speaking to me as if speaking to a child, as if speaking to one with disability of understanding only your words. It brings me to an ocean of receding waves and words where we could have walked every morning, we could have found a way toContinue reading ““Receding Waves” – Nayana Nair”

“Wish” – Nayana Nair

The stars that crumbled at the wind of your wish, have their light taken say for your sake. In their dying light they take your name. Even if the wish comes to life it is heavy with a sadness, a grief. For they are just dying breath with promises to keep.

“Frail Thread” – Nayana Nair

These lines that connect to my heart, pass through landscapes devoid of human presence. This frail thread passes through valley of flowers that have no color. Through balconies overlooking desolate streets and sky crowded with stars. Through stairs leading to floors that no one visits. Through the branches of old trees broken in the storms.Continue reading ““Frail Thread” – Nayana Nair”

“ANTS”- Nayana Nair

As you all walked To your homes, to your love To where the crowd takes you. With love and hatred And worries in your minds. With life still in your veins. I sat there, up above, Looking down at you, Oblivious of me, of him. Of the knots that tightened Around his neck each second.Continue reading ““ANTS”- Nayana Nair”