It all happened so suddenly and all was lost in a matter of days. Three days exactly because the fourth was spent in donating your organs. Eight people were getting a new lease of life elsewhere while life was ebbing away from you. I know you would not have gone if it were in your…
Month: June 2020
Music to my Soul
I surround myself with people and occupy myself with work.I do my best to keep away from you. And yet you keep playing in my mind like a background score, just because the thought of you is music to my soul.
The rains are back, so won’t you return too? To be by my side, laughing & supporting as you used to. The rain gods cry and so do I for those moments that I now live without you.
Where is Benin?
One thing that I love about WordPress is the world map that it shows. For those who are not on WordPress, it is an analytics feature which shows the countries from where a hit that is a post view has taken place. Currently my analytics show 36 countries from all around. Now, I loved geography…
Random thoughts! #4
Life is trying to get out of the abyss between two anthills of achievement. Read the original post here: https://soansrezones.home.blog/2019/05/15/learning-to-let-go/
Caught on Quota
Mark Ryan is a fellow blogger I follow at https://havocandconsequence.wordpress.com/He is a sensitive writer whose writing mostly leans towards the painful, brooding, melancholic yet insightful kind. There’s a lot of sadness in his poetry and it does get to me at times. Just today I came across the following quote by Kierkegaard, “What is a poet?…
Another Story, Another Win!
Within a span of a few days another of my stories, this time for a Mother’s Day short story competition by The Thinking Pen has won. It will be published on their website between June 15th and June 30th, https://thethinkingpen.com/the-unread-obituary-by-shruti-parasnis/. Also, the Amazon eBook with my work will be released in the month of July.So, I…
Random Thoughts! #3
Beaten again but not brokenBecause I’m not hard and brittleDon’t go by my appearanceYes, I am flattened to earth againBut you forgot, I am malleable.
A Noisy Picnic
A few days back I saw a heartwarming advertisement on Facebook. It is an ice cream advert showing a kid whose mother encourages him to learn the sign language to make friends with a differently abled new kid in the neighbourhood. Not only is the video touching but also thought provoking.The advert reminded me of…
The emptiness in my heart,will now be a permanent partof the life that I have to live through.You are gone to the ether self,leaving your fragrance behind.And I’ll keep searching for you.