The Skeptics

It belonged to the skeptics Time had other intentions Somehow it escaped The confines of restricted reflections Eyes couldn’t believe the magic It unfolded the reality ~Amitav Interpreting creativity is subjective, but they merely mention the frail meanings that arise from a hasty conclusion. There is an instinctive skepticism around the creative process as the individual allows the work to speak for themselves. It is … Continue reading The Skeptics

It is Essential and Important

Creativity is birthed anywhere, within the four walls, in the wilderness, in solitude, in the midst of a crowd, and even in semi-conscious sleep. Now, there are so many destinations and myriad avenues for creativity and all we can come up with few words of lament and tired feelings, that too by isolating the heart and mind from all the wonderful places. The missing dimensions … Continue reading It is Essential and Important

The Flow

The lines could stream ahead if you listen to them with intent Where words do not loiter, thus, deciding on the passage ahead They may proceed silently, resilient against the mighty waves Their soul awakened at the moment they are spoken to politely With grace, purpose explained, armour of timeless wisdom Heedless following through the gloomy passages of time Cherished dreams become frail; eyes grief, … Continue reading The Flow

The Depth of Brevity

There can be melodrama in brevity too! Only if one is cognizant of the sensibilities of creativity. Lack of forward-thinking perspectives can make criticism a feeble effort to sabotage a piece of work. Creativity cannot be trifled and stifled with frivolousness! There always have been those voices screaming for attention with scant respect for creativity, and thus, making a diabolical review of it.  ~Amitav Continue reading The Depth of Brevity

Why Write

Write to give a legitimate voice to the words. It is essential to find the most appropriate words to synchronise with the soul. The apathy towards good vocabulary undermines the authenticity of that voice. The pretentiousness of feelings does not glamorise the words but leaves them with a half-hearted and feeble nature. It is a concern when writing becomes impatient, directionless, and absurd due to … Continue reading Why Write

Literary Reasons

The seriousness of literature does not influence everybody. Its intensity and honesty stimulate a sceptical mindset towards literature. Every possible type of critique pours over the literary conversation to dilute the seriousness. Complexities of serious literature require an open-minded reading while trying to interpret the writer’s sentiments. When a writer stirs uncomfortable emotions, the initial reaction towards literature is that of disbelief, accusation, and rejection … Continue reading Literary Reasons