Author: Khawaja Musadiq

Chilai Kalan & Frozen Wishes

Chilai Kalan & Frozen Wishes

Dragging myself towards A blurred window pane, I wipe its tears. Its broken glass pane, A broken winter I see too. The outside world forms, An overcast sky so blue. Motion of life slow like, Droplets dripping from those Icicles I’ve smashed too. Its a frozen winter And I’m frozen too, But for the rest …

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Take Me Back

Take Me Back

Take me back in time, to that autumn, when you made me bloom like a spring rose. When you stripped me of my sadness. Take me back to that time and bring back my blossoms, bring me roses, few reasons to live, and once more blow me a kiss. Let air spread the dye of …

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Her Voice

Her Voice

I hear stars singing to me Am I hallucinating? Is it that my longing has been put off? Her voice that carved through all my raving nerves, bitten by love, accustomed to partings. Are stars singing to me as her or is she a star now? —KM

The Journey Of Wanting

The Journey Of Wanting

Do not run madly after things that your heart craves for. Always watch your step, take a breath lest it all becomes hollow, meaningless. People forget that more than the things that you want, it is the journey that takes you to it that holds more meaning. That makes it all more, more meaningful. In …

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Grey – An Uncertain Compromise

Grey – An Uncertain Compromise

We all spin in circles around the light and the dark, what we miss often matters the most. The part that is neither bright nor dark. The part that doesn’t create torrents in the heart. The part wherein we breathe the most. The customary blank parchments in the stories of our lives, they require no …

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