Being Awake

Do not be awake to honor the clocks Here and there, measuring life like stern sentinels Sometimes warns us, restricts the adventure Even before I contemplate being a wanderlust Time spies on us, the most ancient spy on earth Confessions of our vulnerability tricked by time Seek healing from time? It knows every grain of secrets Keeps us distracted by the setting up of events … Continue reading Being Awake

The Reflections-A Poem

The mirrored reflectionA defiant stillness of inner chaosAges have not mellowed the soul yetForsaken the warnings of timeTransient remembrance of lightning realizationsSoon forgotten, the pursuit of beguiling dreamsBroken and tired willCreating frantically, carving out from the vortexTemerity of challenging timeThe still piercing gaze of reflectionsUnfazed by the worldly tusslesEnmity between soulsUnraveling the accursed fateReflections of unrepentant existenceImpetuous journey, fighting reflections© Amitav Chowdhury Continue reading The Reflections-A Poem