Published in The Asian Weekly, Edition 511, (June 19 - 25, 2020) The silent lover you ever had He who spoke not much of his love Yet, behind the stern expression His fondness concealed all adulation The silent carer you ever had He might not have cooked for you Yet, he worked hard so you … Continue reading The Silent Angel
The bond between a brother and sister can be very strong. In the event the continue to care for each other till their last days the separation can be devastating for the one who outlives the other.
A life surrounded by people is all that we know to live.
I wondered whose little kids were these
And how could their mothers be at peace
Having left them alone to survive
Causing their motherhood a deprive
Were they cruel, were they unjust?
Were they dead or bowed to painful thrust?
Monica Gokaldas ….. Their faces oh so sad Their eyes oh so lonely Their voices oh so silent Their spirits oh so cold The girls at the TAGS Shook up all emotions The suffering must have Been oh so terrible That silenced them in their youthful playful age The trauma unspoken Speaks through the eyes … Continue reading TAGS
the pearl is nothing but one's inner awakening. If one is conscious of one's true identity life can be as pure as an untouched pearl.