Book and coffee

Sometimes a cup of coffee and a book is more interesting than the conversation. The sip The warmth The smell The peace

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….

Letters to Milena – Franz Kafka

This is one of a kind book I have read. And I enjoyed it literally. Kafka’s language was painful and also beautiful at the same time. But at some point, the book felt boring because of one-sided letters. I have never before encountered writing most amazing, touching, beautifully crafted one-sided missives of love, longing and…

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  

Kafka on the shore – Haruki Murakami

“In everybody’s life, there’s a point of no return. And in a very few cases, a point where you can’t go forward anymore. And when we reach that point, all we can do is quietly accept the fact. That’s how we survive.” ― Haruki Murakami, Kafka on the Shore ‘Kafka on the shore’ is one of the…

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….

​Transient love

You came like a sudden flash of lightning and disappeared. I waited. The flower bloomed and faded. The sun rose and sank. I waited. Transient love

So, go create

Wake up and laugh like a hyena, Take photographs and make memories of life, Write journals and pour your heart out, Dance in the rains like there’s no one watching you, yes sing in the bathroom, Dream endlessly, love fearlessly, yes fly high like a superman, make your life, be your art, so, go explore and Create