Monthly Archives: April 2008

Earth meets Fire : The Dance of Shiva

The earth shakes, the ground trembles Lightning streaks across the sky Shiva with his flaming locks a drum in one hand and the vigilant cobra round his neck one thigh high balancing on the other is about to open his … Continue reading

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GIZMO MOM

They call me a gizmo mum . I collect and use more cameras, cell phones and laptops then most people! And yet my teenage daughter laughs When I tell her …………. That though she is the ‘i-pod’ of my eye … Continue reading

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Old Age

Those little drops of water collecting By the side must be tears from some yesteryears. Tears accumulated but withheld for another day. And now that day has come And the tears emerge slowly. I can see you shake your head … Continue reading

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Todays Dracula

Todays Dracula does n’t suck Blood – haemoglobin or corpuscles he sucks energy from his victims Straight from the jugular the vein closest to the heart. Energy is in great demand Its what makes the world go around And separates … Continue reading

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The Price of Captivity

Sharekhan had been caught a few days ago. He loved being called ‘the king of the jungle’. There were not many large animals left in the forest although he had heard that when one of his ancestors had roared the … Continue reading

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Ascent and Descent

The house was silent late in the night and she lay on her back, frail and tired in her room which had been made into a small hospital room for her. She looked up to see the fan rotating constantly … Continue reading

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Brave Amrita Chipko movement and environment protection.

I am a jamun fruit tree and I live in a forest where the local tribals love nature! They used to call us trees their friends and they used to sing and dance around us. They were known as the … Continue reading

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