Half-baked

a million summers and springs the heart was home to half-baked salacities ~~~~~ Follow @badbookthief on Instagram for more micropoetry. Happy writing till we meet next. Until then, carpe diem! 🙂 ~~~~~ © Asha Seth Stay in touch. Subscribe Now: Youtube| Twitter| Instagram| Facebook| Tumblr

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A Pinch of Pine

So December is upon us… Are you thinking of resolutions already? Or are you rushing to fulfil some forgotten dreams? I? I am of a queer mood this month. I want to take leave of the routine and wander off to some place unknown. I wish to dig my nose in dried out roses, feel…

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A State of Trance

Engrossed in your own thoughts you hardly notice me… but I watch your fingers dance on the laptop keys, then on your knees… the world of fantasies get the good of me… as I tumble down the hole of half-baked salacities… somewhere in the distance the music begins… ‘Every breath you take’ the one I…

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Who am I?

the peasant’s daughter  tills the land  so her father  can rest a bit longer the shoemaker’s girl scissors the fine leather as she steals glances at the butcher’s brother the grocer’s wife cuts her finger as she worries  about her son’s tuition the toddler  seeks for her mother her mother from beyond the grave prays…

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Tell Me

Tell me you love me and there’s nothing more I need to know  Tell me you hate me and there’s nothing more I want to know Tell me  you want to give it a chance and there’s nothing I would not do Tell me you are done trying and there’s nothing I’ll ask you to do…

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The Old Man and the Dog – A Short Story

He sniffed everyone passing by. Their scents, their dangling handbags, And looked up at them, with pleading eyes… The heartless drove him away, kids pelted stones at him, Out of disgust, of fear or rage, scaring him to death. Away he ran and stood staring at their backs as they walked on… They looked at…

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For a moment, let’s just…

For a moment, let’s just… Stand still and look around and watch the birds fly or hear the rustle of autumn leaves or let the deafening silence reign. ♥ For a moment, let’s just… Stand by the sea and enjoy the waves crash against the rocks and let us do nothing but watch the bubbles…

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What Would You Do??

What Would You Do if you suddenly realized that you had just few minutes of your life left to live? Did you ever find yourself wondering about it when a friend jokingly asked you this? I found myself brainstorming over this today evening. What would I do if I suddenly realized that I had just…

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Life is…

Life is a bucket of myriad experiences we encounter everyday. Infinite, innumerable moments. Some might stay in your memories forever, some might last just for a few seconds. Some might prove to be challenging, some might just be fun-provoking. Some accompanied with immense love. Some making dreams come true. Some carrying joy while some others…

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Every Morning…

No matter what the night ended like… No matter what the morning feels like…. Even if your mind is  stuck in worldly mires…. Even if your heart is low with crushed desires…. Always remember, There are always chances for something good to happen. Something wonderful is waiting for you! So, never give up HOPE. 🙂…

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It Is Never Enough…

While relaxing for a moment today after finishing my latest project, I found myself thinking on various ways to work on the next assignment and a strange thought crossed my mind –  “Why is it never enough?” Look at it this way, after a week of working hard and finishing my task, I should ideally…

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