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What feeling is more pleasant
Than the heft of belly sagging
Against the mattress springs?
I place my open palm across the expanse, unconcerned
For under the sheets,
I am the perfect size.


My legacy

Maybe someday in the future
under the starry sky
your son asks you about the stars
and you will then understand why

I hope you will remember… 41 more words


Zaalima - Sahiba

Zaalima | Sahiba

Usne bola tha milungi, par milti nahi
Bola yaad karungi
Par raat guzar gayi uske intezaar me lekin wo aayi nahi
Par wo dil aise churati hai… 166 more words

Short Poems


Sometimes you think you’ve had it all.
You start seeing your fall.

You’re imposed and imprisoned by everything around you,
And every freaking thing is due. 15 more words



To every light,

There is a lamp.

As soul enters body

Life begins.

Copyright © 2017, Deeya Nayar-Nambiar



global warming, incandescent, swallows oceans,
punishes innocents
blind-swimming in double-cupped handfuls.
salt scales crust earth
newly raw to light and sting in the open air. 58 more words


Short Poem #102

Thoughts and emotions can be wild

but if im limited then my actions can be mild

but then all of a sudden i smiled

and realized not everything could be filed… 28 more words