Mslazyboots in paradise

“Gar firdaus bar-rue zamin ast, hami asto, hamin asto, hamin ast.” “If there is a heaven on earth, it’s here, it’s here, it’s here.” – Amir-e-Khusru Dehluvi Mughal Emperor Jehangir Said it all when he visited Kashmir in the 17th century. You’ve been places and you’ve been places, but if you have not visited this…

Escape

“Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty if only we have the eyes to see them.” — John Ruskin I witness most amazing sunset every day from my office window. Taking a few minutes out of my day to experience some of the golden hours is worth. Just a 20-minute dose…

I’m holding onto hope

Why is it when I see you I feel the pain in my chest! I just can’t help myself From loving you Even though you still don’t understand. I cannot sleep I bury my head in covers I toss and turn, As I lay there All I could think of, is how much I miss…

The Forty Rules of Love – Elif Shafak

‘Not so good, not so bad’ “Every true love and friendship is a story of unexpected transformation. If we are the same person before and after we loved, that means we have not loved enough. ” – Elif Shafak , The Forty Rules of Love The Forty Rules of Love is written by Elif Shafak, a French-born Turkish writer….

Unplugged

Sometimes, we all need a break from these little glowing boxes. How do you know when it’s time to unplug? What do you do to make it happen? I read Reading makes me happy George Martin has said, “A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies.” When you read, you know that feeling. When you…

life beneath layers

“What can we expect from an empty shell Where many hearts of pearl once beat to dwell Waves fail to break hard layer’s bond of love Wailing shore sends memoir to the sky above” ― Munia Khan “She did not know yet how sometimes people keep parts of themselves hidden and secret, sometimes wicked and unkind…

Unconditional wait

He asked me, would you wait for me? (No matter where I travel to I’m coming home to you If you’ll just wait for me) I’ll wait, I said. (Our time together will be worth waiting for) Waiting  

An afternoon made from happiness

There was a scent of petrichor and chocolate ice cream within the air, a simple day and a drop of Heaven. looking into his eyes, a perfect bliss, lying down, the monsoon serenity making him blush, Grasping one another’s hand, Vowing to never let go. plucking a piece of an afternoon to cherish it forever….

Passing out of site

People say memories fade, but they don’t.  Memories need to be cherished.  Memories need to shared.  Evanescent​ Sunset  It was sunset that taught me that beauty sometimes only lasts for a couple of moments, and it was sunrise that showed me that all it takes is patience to experience it all over again. – A…