Distance makes the heart grow fonder! What is with Wednesday that makes me go all sentimental and mushy inside? It is soon going to be 17th July, which is my mom's death anniversary. No different from other years except that this year her craving presence has been gnawing persistently. Maybe, I am just overwhelmed with… Continue reading Wednesday Warmers 1.3
Yadon ki Barsaat Kuchh galiyaan yaad aathin nahin. Kuchh yaaden bhulaai nahin bhulteen. Chod diya tha jisko Un haseen raahon pur Aaj bhi pahunch jaathein hain zahen ki fariyaadon mein. Hazaar koshishon Ke baavajooth tum zinda rahe mere dil ke tarannum mein. Kise yaad rakhoon, Kise bhulaaoon. Aye Parvardigaar, Ab thoo hi batha. For… Continue reading Poem 3 for #MayForMotherTongue
“Memories are the best gift we can give our children. Sometimes, despite our efforts, certain memories fade away while the ones that we least expected stay. All we can do is to help the children to remember the good ones. After that, their minds take over.” My mother passed away about 8 years back. My… Continue reading What to Make of Memories When They Fade Away?
Just imagine a scenario. You are about to visit a family after decades. As you board the train/plane which is to take you to a place not visited for years, your mind runs and re-runs through a plethora of past memories that you have treasured. You remember the trivialities of childhood, the fun games of… Continue reading A Flash Visit in Nostalgia