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day and night

July 20, 2014


Sunlight melts the darkness away …then night envelopes its light each trying to displace the other but none can claim both sides the waves cover the shore, a while …retreating back with their tides to plunge to the depths below or soar above, taking flight… first longing for the day to break soon after, hungering […]

forever dream

May 31, 2013


Is this all I have left? did I craft this for myself? unknown until I’d grown these seeds I had sewn where my life doesn’t flow and I’ve nowhere left to go a childhood filled with smiles now too distant – not just in miles to one more night so little sleep only memories lie […]

final flight

January 31, 2013


Adrift in a land where nothing makes sense burdens and worries my mind’s last defense the tide of peace slowly comes in, but goes out the candle begins to flicker I extinguish the doubt if this is but a play I’ve acted out my part all I’ve left are the memories from the end to […]

a new day

April 16, 2012


Isolated, alienated Where difference Equals dis-ease Segregated, separated Beliefs that only Limit and tease Starved, stricken In an arid field That could not conceive Ebbed, retreated Deep solitude Some peace to achieve Replenished, reconciled With a new day Come forth – and receive  © 2012, A.A.Trivedi

the sky

March 21, 2012


Enliven me in red Calm you in blue You greet the sun I’ll say hi to the moon When the sun sets And the moon is yet to rise Find us both holding hands Looking up at the sky… © 2012, A.A.Trivedi

i wish you

March 7, 2012


I wish you peace –  But I want success I wish you gratitude –  Now you digress I wish you enough –  That’s so mundane! I wish you balance, –  Do you wish me no gain? I wish you calm –  That, I’ll choose to ignore I wish you contentment ­-  It’ll come when I’ve […]

the battlefield

January 24, 2012


In the centre I stand, Of this great Battlefield, Dismayed at a war, That no fruit will yield.   My only respite – the wise Charioteer, Who smiles at me and says: “Just fight and don’t fear, For over the result, You have no control, – So fight, my friend fight! And fulfill your true role”. […]