The life we knew we could never live Is somewhere out there in the wait Asking for another chance It's time to go, walk through the gate There are hobbies waiting to be picked Or asses asking to be kicked A million jaws just to be dropped And bullets out there to be stopped The… Continue reading The life we knew we could never live
Clear blue skies, Opened eyes Hands in hands, Wedding bands Crowded spots, Quiet thoughts Open air, Stand and stare Splash of wine, Joy divine Spoken word, Emotion spurred Years end, Ears lent Humankind, A lot more kind. Time for new beginnings. © 2014 Mihir Kamat A very happy and prosperous 2015 to one and all!… Continue reading New beginnings
The boy focused his eyes at the empty arch staring back at him. With every twist and turn of its ornate stone, it spoke to him of the days gone by. Barely twenty-one, he felt like his scrawny arms had shouldered the weight of the world. It came to him as if it were yesterday.… Continue reading The crush
Where there was once time To look into her eyes And find my world Hidden deep within them I'm now left staring Into four-inch screens Trying to hold on To a shred of a relationship. Where there once was space To hum along a melody Or to find an old record And relate to its… Continue reading Unplugged
In the spirit of the festival of lights, here's a happy song to keep the cheer going. Happy Diwali everyone! Let’s open up our eyes to see Hum along a melody And light up, that face of yours Let’s grab a friend and share a beat With open arms and meaty treats And brighten, your… Continue reading Let’s light up that smile!
Growing up is such a shame Life feels like a cruel game If it were up to me I'd make it stop Each passing day just make me older A little bitter and a little colder And some days simply fly over the top! So many meetings, calls and faxes With paying bills and doing… Continue reading Growing up
What do you do once you've done everything to apologize? Where do you go when the last place you feel safe is compromised? How do you escape a closed, dark room with no hint of a door? Whom do you trust when the one you depended on is no more? How do you feel when… Continue reading What do you do?
He keeps a picture of his wife Finding comfort in her eyes Their marriage ended long ago His friends kept saying, "I told you so" But he laughs it off with a candid smile 'Coz he still wants to reconcile Even though he's on a slippery slope He's hanging on because there's still hope The… Continue reading There’s always hope
Living in the shadows Armed with past glories Trying to seek the light of truth But hiding from emptiness within Yet all you can manage As hard as you try Is to clutch at nothingness; Only a mirage in your hollow mind You think the seeds of the future Lay buried in the past But… Continue reading Echo
This post, originally written in 2007, feels closer than ever today. Have you experienced times when you ran out of words? Times when silence did most of the talking? Or Moments when your heart made all the decisions? Let me assist you in recalling... That moment when you passed your exams, especially when you knew… Continue reading Listen to the silence