2nd Year…

Last year after attempting two years in National Poem Writing Month (held in April annually), I thought why not give a chance to the National Novel Writing Month (held in November annually). So, I had participated in it. And my laptop breaks down after I crossed the 25,000 words limit. It was half of the…… Continue reading 2nd Year…

A Letter from the Author’s Desk

  Dear Reader(s),   This November, Thoughts of Words will be completing its 2nd year.  It’s a journey like that of self-discovery. Back in 2016 when I started sharing my thoughts through my poems they were mostly dark and melancholy. I used to write once or twice a week before becoming a regular and then…… Continue reading A Letter from the Author’s Desk

Saudade II

1. Deep down where the heart rhythm Words taking their birth. The melancholic tune finding a note To be on the sheet music. 2. My old beloved Kolkata shrouding in The young autumn mist. Parapet of cornices bordered by the– Misty crescent moonlight. 3. Brokenness of the promises splintered Waiting to get scattered. Black of…… Continue reading Saudade II

Footpath

Mist shrouded halogen lights City coming to static pacific. Another city underneath whispers– Life conceived and nurtured here. Another city glossier (than former) Remain awake sipping the luxury– From the chalice they call life. Mirror never lie except at this– High storied reflects dark. Another mock another Lives imitates lives. Sangbad Gratitude