equal

and, you think we are equal

and, you think we are equal And, you think you and I are equal (Pic: Derek Sherman at Celery Blog) I thought God created us equal, With bodies and biological realities, With desires and se...
epiphany

Embracing Epiphany

It was like a painting Dispersed in the white walls The black dark Immovable shadow I was aware: I had been battling for long And, part of me was tired And, it remained immovable   Silence was the medium of ...
kathmandu

Kathmandu, without you…

(This article was first published in The Kathmandu Post on May 13, 2017, when the city was truly all about the mayor election. Featured image credit Ekantipur) A love song for a city drenched in election fe...
path

The Path

No idea who creates the path. But, I follow it. We follow it as it leads somewhere~ we might know ~ we might not know! That line supposed to separate Hope and hopelessness And, Life and death Who dra...
mountain

The Mountain ~ That’s Mine

Close your eyes and tell me what did you see?  Blackout. I saw nothing. Then I tried it again- something black and dark started to get accumulated around my chest and it took the form of a huge black, dark, ...
madhes

Dear Madhes!

Dear Madhes, It is 100th day of shutdown!!! One hundred day in 365 days amounts to some 27.39 %. And for this much time- you have been silently shouting by staying stagnant. Thanks to the Earthquake that had...
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Parasmani

Parasmani ~ the touch of yours turns iron into gold or anything into gold ~ how can I not choose to turn into gold for the single touch of yours? Here we are again~ the bank of Sunkoshi welcomes us. You can ...
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Teej

Photo by: Hitesha Teej is the festival which my mom cherish a lot. She loves to be in red apparition and everything she uses must be red. Even the rubber band she needs red. Red symbolizes my father’s biolog...
walkers part 3

Walkers part 3

We were at the crossroads and we meet often at the crossroads of life. There is enough distance between us now. Unnoticed are we, by each other. Pretending as if, we have never seen each other in life. As if we...
walkers part 2

Walkers – part 2

Yesterday was mystical, today is real. The fantastic world is dimmed now and it seems foggy. The walk is over and moments are always eternal. While I start reminiscing the walk it gives a chill in my bones. Why...
walkers part 3

Walkers–Part I

A wind passing through us was separating us, we were burning inside with a fire so hot ~in the darkest night on earth. We walked through the pines ( may not be pines) , in between a nicely paved road which was ...
warmth

Warmth of a soulmate

Your fragrance spreads away in the small space that we just made ours. You say, you can’t imagine this is the moment that you and I are sharing this glass of tasty red wine. I wished that I was those tiny dropl...
LensTales

Killing a Monster by Teaching

 A Conversation with an English Teacher at Hills :- by Sweta Image credit: Lens Tales (Nishan & Garima) She says no body will believe she going to the hills where mobile networks wouldn't reach, where n...
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Basanti – A tragic Tribute to my Heart

Diamond Shumsher’s Basanti….made me cry a lot…each tragic line melted my heart….and the melted blood of my heart came as tears…the salted one…..It really awakened me such a great love story but I found some gli...
Alchemist

The Alchemist Review

WONDERFUL !!!!!!! Yeah I finished reading this book..given to me by Holmes after such a long time of reading and reading..reading a page..a day…….after so long…Actually I wanted to finish it in a day..but th...