This is by far the best of the lot and my personal favorite. This poem was written in response to a frequent query by friends as to what I did during the weekends and it largely describes my evenings in the small one-room Paying Guest accommodation at Indiranagar-Bangalore. These lonely evenings, my only friend, The … Continue reading Me and my evenings
I thought up this poem at the height of the summer season during the days when I used to wait by the roadside near my Paying Guest accommodation in Indiranagar-Bangalore, in the terrible heat for the company vehicle to take me to my office. One afternoon, a summer’s day, Earth burned in Sun’s sway. All … Continue reading And then came rain!
Ever since childhood, I’ve been fascinated by fighter jets. From my paying guest accommodation near the HAL Airport in Bangalore, I used to see Indian Airforce fighter jets take to the air on regular test flights. This poem was meant to express my awe of the fighter jets and the pilots who flew them. Heard … Continue reading Of the Birds of Steel