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Sometimes…

June 6, 2011

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Pic Src: Heat Sometimes when the weather is niceSometimes when the clouds gather around the scorching sunSometimes the heat melts our bonesSometimes we don’t feel the heat even when it’s so hotSometimes when the mind is clouded with a thoughtIt is then that we need a shade from the scorching sunIt is then that the […]

Review of my book ‘Pages of Life’

March 24, 2011

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Existential huesReviewed by Rajbir Deswal PAGES OF LIFEBy Amritbir Kaur.Chetna Parkashan.Pages 71. Rs 100. AMRITBIR Kaur is essentially a poetess of the concerns of life. In Pages of Life, she has hope and despair, daring dreams, half-written words, lies and truths, rancour in the heart and reasoning in the mind. She has tried “summing up life in […]

A Prayer (poem)

June 4, 2010

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Pic src: Prayer God give me the courage to surge ahead and not inch forward towards the long lost dreams; a chance to fulfill my cherished dreams, and wipe away the broken bits. Reaffirm the faith in man, of man’s goodness and goodwill. Give me the wisdom to know what is right, and mettle to […]

The Music goes on… (a poem)

May 3, 2010

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Pic src:Music goes on Life is beautiful I say, lost in thought my dreams vibrant my paths green: the flowers blooming each day glowing. Soon winds change sea turns stormy; and decaying flowers: telling tales of lost springit was the last lesson I learnt of truths hitherto untold. Mysteries stood unraveled the realities revealed… Joy […]

Some words…. (a poem)

April 20, 2010

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Pic src: Half-written Words Turning the pages of life I found some words half-baked, some half-erased others half-written. Of some tales only the beginning… of others the end missing. Alas! Some words still unsaid some lost in the deluge. Some fell on deaf ears some left hearts untouched some hold my heart in place some […]

When I am not there… (a poem)

April 11, 2010

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Pic src: The Decaying Flower When the visage fades away the words die down, memories gather dust and I waste away; then, my dear remember me… Just a stray thought in your heart’s lonely corner, and loneliness will go away. I would cherish that one corner in your heart for a while, then to disappear […]

‘The Wait’ – a poem

March 28, 2010

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Pic src: Waiting I stood there watching his footprints embedded, I waited for the moments that were never there. Waiting for a spark from the Heaven, that was not to be. The moving finger undid whatever I etched on my mind’s colourless canvas. My eyes hovered there for a while, O that there was hope! […]