Suboptimal living

Here’s another poem.
This time, Poorva, who cannot get over the thrill of being an engineering student, gave me words like “gears” and “draft”.
Malathi, the monk, gave me: “Illuminate”.
Nakiya Haider, the incurable romantic, gave me: “serendipity”

Also, this poem was difficult and frustrating to write. I did not know how to end it. I dedicate this poem to my favorite music band “fun.” for helping me out. You’ll see why. :) Continue reading


So, I am playing the “Your word, my poem” game again.

Tejas generously gave me many words to play with and I chose “dichotomy” out of them
and, Sameen dropped the word “flecks” on my list.

Read the poem that came to be. Continue reading

The (Un)Tame(d) SheWolf Talks

Originally posted on bookhad:
Up next we have a regular reader (of our blog too) and a blogger Tame SheWolf! Lest we say something to provoke the shewolf, here’s a quick bio and then you can hear it from the wolf’s mouth. Reader Bio: Tame SheWolf is a┬áreluctant blogger suffering from existential crisis, who is…