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A Hurt Little Girl

A Hurt Little Girl

You’re like the river that flows so strong Accepting everything that comes along From the rocks in its path To […]

Nov 10, 2013     No Comments
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Gold Dust

Gold Dust

She stood–asunder from the division In search, was she? Longing, was she? She stood–alone Had she a dream? Had she […]

Nov 2, 2013     1 Comment
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Irony of Life

Irony of Life

In this place of hatred and arid hearts I was born, Like a water lily that blooms in a stagnant […]

Oct 9, 2013     No Comments
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Graveyard of Dreams

Graveyard of Dreams

  In the silence of nothingness, Within the realms of quiet, Rung the muted wails, Of demons that lingered within, […]

Oct 6, 2013     No Comments
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On Tea, Trolleys and Marriage Proposals

On Tea, Trolleys and Marriage Proposals

Thumbnail image rights reserved to Jiah’s Photography. If there is anything that I hate about marriage proposals and prospective relations, it’s […]

Oct 14, 2012     2 Comments
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The Life That Was

The Life That Was

I am a student of Sindh Studies at SZABIST and we went on a trip to visit the Chawkandi Tombs […]

Sep 21, 2012     1 Comment
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Raven, Eagle, Horse and Whale

Raven, Eagle, Horse and Whale

This is a piece taken from the author’s blog (http://soul93.wordpress.com/2012/04/29/542/) I want to share this piece with people who have […]

Sep 21, 2012     No Comments
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Transient Dawn

Transient Dawn

Far in the distance all I see, A devouring black hole awaiting me. Every tunnel has light at the end, […]

Apr 1, 2012     1 Comment
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First Time

First Time

As dawn approaches with arms wide open, I lie here lifeless on a surf tormented shore, Building castles of dreams […]

Jan 31, 2012     No Comments
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The Flight

The Flight

As the rising sun drops its guard, And blinding sunshine blinds, Somewhere in the perilous woods, In gloom her heart […]

Jan 20, 2012     No Comments
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Misery

Misery

So tall you stand, son of Adam, But your stance seems so jittery, You are trying to hide your misery. […]

Dec 17, 2011     1 Comment
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5 minutes before my death

5 minutes before my death

My sister was abducted and burnt to death, Her brutal murder took away my mother’s breath… My father shot himself […]

Nov 24, 2011     4 Comments
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When prose is not enough, ballad gives room to the deep to share their ideas in poetry.