Listening

Dance of the Insane

Dance of the Insane

Those who danced were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. ~Angela Monet I was seated in the coffee shop at the large window overlooking the quiet street across from my office. It was early morning in the lull before the streets filled with people scurrying to their office. It […]

The Greatest Agony

The Greatest Agony

There is no greater agony than a story untold. ~Maya Angelou Who are you? Who am I? Who are any of us but a series of stories, stories with many chapters replete with plots and subplots and unexpected twists and interventions by the three Moirai, the three fates? Episodes during which we felt abandoned by God […]

Cleansed But Not Connected

Cleansed But Not Connected

Hallelujah, Grace like rain falls down on me Hallelujah, And all my sins are washed away ~Todd Agnew, Grace Like Rain There are times my soul hunger’s, a ravenous beast that can only be quelled by an encounter with God. I prefer these encounters to be in a house of worship. Intellectually, I know an […]

Make Me Feel Important

We should picture everyone we meet as wearing an invisible sign saying, “Make me feel important.” ~Dale Carnegie I once had my annual review with my manager who answered an ‘important’ phone call in the middle of our session. The review was already contentious so this interruption during an interaction that was supposed to focus on […]

Inspired by Lyrics #2 (Listening)

And in the naked light I saw Ten thousand people, maybe more People talking without speaking People hearing without listening ~Simon & Garfunkel, Sounds of Silence Ten thousand people on the subway. Ten thousand people on the city streets. All going about their days locked in isolating cocoons of their own creation. Personal prisons erected […]

Questions for Hawk

Hawks wheeling overhead forming dynamic, intricate patterns as the kettle cuts, glides, swoops, rolls, disperses. Your shadows pry noisy pigeon kits from hidden ledges, food on the wing. Brown arc’d wings dance on invisible waves of rising winds, wings that seem never to flap yet twist subtly to catch the merest breeze.  Wings fold and Hawk […]

Haiku: Heartbeats

Ear rests on your chest Heartbeats sing primordial Feeling silken dreams

Bonnywood Manor

Peace. Tranquility. Insanity.

Elan Mudrow

The Ridges of Intertextuallity

Two Bangali Backpackers

Travel, Tiffin & Prem

Ascerblog

Every Heart Has A Story.

pen, actually

stationery lover, grammar queen

Sweta Ojha

A Personified Narrative : Defying Reality. Sketching Imageries.

Atoms of Thought

Essays on travel, identity, literature, and philosophy.

Evelina

by Evelina Di Lauro

THE OBSESSIVE WRITER

Because life is too overrated to ignore

Milly Schmidt

The Cat's Write

BLEEDING THOUGHTS !!

"My words are my identity"

she's a seeker

Currently, NYC

Inside my cellar

Watch closely as an author thoughts unveil truths through a vision that was once mere premonition. Thoughts From A balcony inside the minds of the intuitive

STREET x SPREZZA

Vintage Style and Modern Tailoring

Wolff Poetry | Poetry, Tools & Resources for Self-Publishing Writers

Wolff Poetry offers poetry, and tips that make writing & self-publishing easier. Linda J. Wolff mentors young writers.

Heartstring Eulogies

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Srijana Kattel

Ramblings of an empty mind