It all starts from childhood You’re told whom to respect But never told why to respect You’re told how to be obedient But never why to be obedient You’re told never to question elders But never why not to question elders You’re told how to lead a good life But never why to lead a […]Read More Question
Sometimes you don’t argue Not because others are right But you want to remain sane Sometimes you agree to everything Not because you are devoid of thoughts But you don’t see the point in wasting your energy Sometimes you take others’ side Not because they are judicious But you lack the spine to standup Sometimes […]Read More Sometimes.,
You are luckyYes, I believe in luck We all must believeThe fact that you’re reading thisProves you’re luckyLuck doesn’t favour the braveNor does it favour intelligenceIt happens just like thatNothing more nothing lessYou never could’ve been bornYou never could have survived childhoodYou never could have gotten an educationYou never could’ve been “free”You could have hit […]Read More You Are Lucky!!!
FREEDOM IS CHOICE !!! FREEDOM IS ABILITY TO EXERCISE ONE’S AGENCY!!!Read More What is freedom?
We say things we don’t really meanWe do things we don’t really wantWe forget things which we ought to rememberWe remember things which we ought to forgetWe argue over irrelevant topicsWe agree silently with the prevailing prejudicesWe put others on pedestal to hide our deficienciesWe put ourselves on pedestal to point out others’ deficienciesWe are […]Read More Powerful Decrepit humans
One more system to make humans automatons Makes us tow the lines unconditionally Takes the humanness out of the humans Snatches the thinking capacity away from us Gives a false sense of security Removes the surprise elements out of our lives Increases one’s anxiety unnecessarily Reinforces the absurdity of human existence PS: Largely inspired by […]Read More Traffic lights
Imagine a Pigeon’s life It is always on alert, for Its life is constantly under threat Before quenching its thirst It surveils the surroundings It then takes a quick sip or two Before looking out for predators again If it finds a morsel of food on ground, It cannot simply peck it with no second […]Read More Life of an unbearably tender being
You’re bestowed with capacity to thinkYet you genuflect in front of a higher power (Queens/Kings/parents/leaders/Gods)May be you’re scared of thinking (‘coz)“Thinking itself is dangerous”, as Arendt saidIt is easy to outsource your thinkingTo social media forwards and to like minded herdsNot knowing what it entailsMay be you will be the victim of it one dayOr […]Read More Outsourcing thinking
You store your memories in drawersIn one of the many rooms of your mindSome opened, some unopenedSome holding your darkest secretsSome holding your deepest fearsYou leave the room untouched for yearsOut of nowhere happens somethingforcing you into a dilemma whether to open the room and the drawersWill those fears haunt you or those secrets humiliate […]Read More Closed Room & drawers
A good movie is one which: Enlightens you, Inspires you Questions your limited thinking Questions your archaic societal practices Helps you identify your prejudices Helps you spot the absurdities in life Rattles your way of life Shines a light on human virtues and vice Provokes you intellectually Liberates you from your boredom Removes you from […]Read More Movie – entertainment or enlightenment??