“What have my eyes lost sight of ?” – Nayana Nair

As I sing your praiseI end up recallinghow I used to look at you as if you could save me.But now we stare at each other while my life remains what it is.I don’t call it a mess now, to get some sympathy out of you,to get a miracle out of you.I don’t call itContinue reading ““What have my eyes lost sight of ?” – Nayana Nair”

“Fixtures” – Nayana Nair

and people move on as if they don’t hear the sobs. as though open wide world is a collection of soundproof rooms. as if words, love and feelings are comfortable furniture they bought for cheap. as if all i am allowed to be, all you are allowed to be- is a milestone in each other’sContinue reading ““Fixtures” – Nayana Nair”

“We are stronger than we think” – Nayana Nair

“We are stronger than we think.” I always avoid saying such nonsense. I have always hated words that have no meaning , no real sympathy, words that almost sound like: “shut up! stop crying! we have had enough. don’t make the atmosphere so depressing. we can’t help it. you can’t either. why bring up suchContinue reading ““We are stronger than we think” – Nayana Nair”

“Keep You Here” – Nayana Nair

Even a harmless silence on your part brings me down to tears. I act in pathetic way trying to get you back, trying to buy your love sometime using sympathy, sometimes throwing tantrums, sometimes by changing myself, by changing you, at times pretending that I am done with you hoping that you try to stopContinue reading ““Keep You Here” – Nayana Nair”

“Resemblance” – Nayana Nair

Have you heard about the lady that sits two seats away. They have an awful lot to say about her. I have never heard her speak, but what I hear about her is so much more interesting than what she could possibly tell me. No, I do not participate is spreading lies or statements thatContinue reading ““Resemblance” – Nayana Nair”

“Close these windows” – Nayana Nair

I continue to live in the light of my own making knowing it is the only light I’ll ever find. For a moment I wonder, how I look to you. Loosing my sorrow. Loosing my frown. Loosing my mind. One by one I close these windows through which your eyes prod me, to see what’sContinue reading ““Close these windows” – Nayana Nair”

“Bubble” – Nayana Nair

There is so much that the world doesn’t care for. If we were to care for every thing that has caused pain to every person, we may never have been able to live happily ever in our life. And there would be a black fog of borrowed sadness, that will be the only thing weContinue reading ““Bubble” – Nayana Nair”