Do you think Mumbai is warmer this time of the year?I would write to you But I really can’t.I wish things were easier around here.Are things easier around there? The weather is irrelevant as always but I’ll bring it up.Do you miss the cold?Is it any different than spring?I don’t have spring in my vocabulary anymore,It…

after howl

Blood dripping down thick calloused fingers like honey-dipped caramel apple on a stick Hard on the outside with a core gone soft inside The seed sticks in my teeth as I bite down  Hard On maggots in the center Sucking the juices out of its flesh Mushy soft liquid puss fills my mouth in its…

home is a five letter word

home is four walls & a knife that turns inside (you) every time you breath. It's the hemophilia of hope you never run out of slowly bleeding, ever so painful, a wound that would never heal.  but you don't know It's a wounduntil it's too lateuntil all your stockings are covered in redand you Look for Injury… and you continue to bleedon the…

grief

when will this wound of my grief will become a scar so i can finally say i survived? they say that grief is a woundthen a scarbut it's been 678 daysand every time i touch it, i flinch at the connection of my fingertips with the pale melting skini keep touching and flinching in pain…