I recently shifted to a new place with an existing occupant of the
house. I keep drifting here and there living the way I don't want to live but right now
I am in a cage.
I was just a week in the apartment when my acquaintance brought a bird cage
with four love birds in it. I learned that he wished to gift that to his
girlfriend who was drifting away from the relationship. I wondered
whether it would mend anything and I got the answer pretty soon, it
didn't. The girl refused to keep the cage and entertain the boy any
further. He came back home, heartbroken and decided to take care of the
birds, so did I. I wanted to set them free but I never bothered to raise
it with my acquaintance. All I did was feed them with food and water in
time, watched them moving inside their cage. Sometimes I felt they were
trying to break free and ah I pitied them at those times. They didn't
have a particularly melodious voice but their chirp still made me happy,
I felt they were r…
I am just a simple, normal human and nothing else; a human with no caste, no religion, no color, no society, no class, nothing that separates me from any other human. I am in love with certain things and just trying to be the one God wanted me to be, someone whom He can call His child and not be ashamed of, just a human. That's the answer to my anonymity.
This is the coldest winter I can remember,
The days are short and the nights are long and cold
It keeps reminding me that some battles are fought hard and long
And I need to get inside to come out of the coldness trying to occupy my soul.