When the world began, the first Elements were separated – Water. Land. Air. Still our lives these attach us to our Mother Earth. The umbilical cord cannot be severed lightly, For pulsing through it is life itself. Water. Water! The last cry from the lips of those dying of thirst. When the colonial powers taxed … More Water! Water!
You can cage the singer, but not the song. you can douse the embers, but the ashes are hot. The dancer is still, but the dance lingers in the heart, in the mind’s eye. the wind carries the sound of the dirge, but the clouds see from aloft. They weep at the sight of the … More Red
The wheels of the rickshaw clinked through the dusty lanes. My bones rattled with the rickety rickshaw. I was on my way to the metro station on a cold Monday morning. The scenes were usual…children accompanied by sleepy parents waiting for their school bus, many walking towards the bus stop, others riding their way to … More A Tale of Two Worlds Side By Side
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