Imprints – Micropoetry

I leave behind imprints on the sand then I look back and listen to their forgotten rhapsodies 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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Undress

When we breathe in different cities this heart inside of me is a constant memory of how misbehaved I am how uncontrolled like a mischievous child And when you’re with me, I can scarcely feel a thing but the mad fluttering of its wings wanting to burst out  of that darned cage and merge into…

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How to Win Friends and Influence People: Book Review by Asha Seth

Author: Dale Carnegie| Genre: Non-fiction, Self-help | Pages: 288 The Blurb: Dale Carnegie’s first book is a timeless bestseller, packed with rock-solid advice that has carried thousands of now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. As relevant as ever before, Dale Carnegie’s principles endure, and will help you achieve your maximum…

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Nomad

she eclipsed his nomad soul from the storms of  self despair Follow @badbookthief on Instagram for more poetry. I await you there. 🙂 ~~~~~ Asha Seth      

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Pieces

strangely, the pieces you left me in, kept me whole, insanely whole, for an entire lifetime… How do you like my new micropoetry format? Like it? No? Do share your thoughts below. Follow @themusingquill on Instagram for more poetry. I await you there. 🙂 ~~~~~ Asha Seth

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Blank Stares

when he looked at me it felt as though  he was trying to solve a mystery in the beginning, I wanted more much more than them blank stares they didn’t make sense why wouldn’t he say why not even try steal glances, he did but in the moment that our gazes met I swear, I…

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पतझड़ और वो…

जब मिले हम उस पतझड़ से कुछ इस कदर डूबे उसकी ख़ूबसूरती में की यह पूछना भूल गए वह आएंगे भी या बस उनकी यादें साथ लाये हो उसकी बाहों में सिमट यह बोलना भूल गए इंतज़ार हमें वो करवाते हैं पर हमारी तन्हाई को सीने से तुम लगा लेते हो ~~~~~ आशा सेठ

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Longings

stars tiptoed behind the clouds as longings were set free night after night ~~~~~ 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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Let’s start again?

maybe I’ll forget  all that you said maybe you’ll forget  all that I did maybe I was wrong  and you were right maybe you were the one who always ended our fights maybe I never wanted to let you go maybe you never wanted to have me back and maybe, amidst all these maybes we…

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आज भी…

यादों की जीर्ण दीवारों पर आज भी तस्वीर तेरी लगी है कुछ चंद लम्हों को संजोती आज भी निगाहों में नमी हैं रात की बेसब्र खामोशियों में आज भी सदाएं तेरी गूंजती हैं कुछ चंद लम्हों को संजोती आज भी निगाहों में नमी हैं मौसम के रंगीन चेहरों पर आज भी अक्स तेरी सजी है कुछ…

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Difference, Not Distance – A Short Story

It should have been a perfect day. Only it wasn’t. It should have been a romantic night. Only it wasn’t. After all, all couples fight, isn’t it? What’s the big deal? So what, if it’s an anniversary or a birthday or any damn effing day? Why should it be any different? One can start a…

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Somewhere between…

Somewhere between sunset and moonrise, I lost you… Somewhere between sleeping and dreaming, I lost you… Somewhere between black and white, I lost you… Somewhere between heart and mind, I lost you… ~~~~~ Asha Seth

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Remind me again…

Talking of past aches still not gone remind me again why memories last? Talking of memories strewn everywhere remind me again why heart’s so afraid? Talking of heart bleeding and bare remind me again why I’m left with blames? Talking of blames engulfing like flames remind me again why I took that last chance? ~~~~~…

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The one you could never forget…

when you hold her close she tells she feels loved but when she looks at you you never do when you wrap her in your arms she says you make her world spin but when she hugs you back you feel incomplete when you kiss her she says you make her heart flutter but when…

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The Valentine’s Day Ritual – A Short Story

“Why don’t you join us?” They asked her for the hundredth time. She was exhausted from having to reject their pleas. Her friends were never tired though. “It’s just one night. It couldn’t hurt, right? Besides, just think, you might meet someone really cute, someone like you,” her best friend winked at her. “What would…

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Fragile

Come, sit with me under the starless sky… Tell me the secrets,  you keep hidden inside… Let me share with you a thing or two and you’ll know… You’re not the only one broken I’m damaged too… Let the insecurities ebb the tides of time have turned… Come, hold my cold hand Let the hearts grow warm…

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A Bottle of Ale – A Short Story

(I) ‘Are we still strangers?’ The message read. It was about five months since we first met on the online book-reading site. Bookish talks, endless discussions on favorite authors, sharing quotes and dialogues, greatly summed up our chat affair. Many times, he broached the topic of meeting in person. In the beginning, I was neither…

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The Last Letter – A Short Story (Part 2)

The first part of the story is here. He promised himself he wouldn’t drink. No. He can’t let the pain leave him. It has to keep beating inside him just like his heart, reminding him how it hurt, how she hurt. Standing at the bus station, he fought the urge to cry. Men don’t cry.…

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If…

If words could release the rues I’d write a 1000 page book If tears could beat the woes I’d cry out an ocean and more If pores of the skin could subsume the deluge I’d plug each pore with grit and soot If heart beats could override the hope I’d make the heart swell and…

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Invincible

Like rain Like seas Like clouds  Like genesis  ♥ Like hope Like faith Like pain Like mirth  ♥ Like beauty Like lust Like tempt Like trust ♥ Like truth Like miracles Love too is Invincible ~~~~~ Asha Seth

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Take Me Away

Hold me tonight keep me in sight let me not escape don’t allow me be prey take me away let me not fall in love again ♥ Hug me tight confine me if you might let me not run astray don’t allow me be prey take me away let me not fall in love again…

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