short writeups

end of the universe sidharth vardhan song

The End of the Universe

The universe was endingThe stars were going offOne by one the Clarkian wayThere was panic, lynchingsPeople killing each otherWhen everyone must soon die anyway Fear and despair ruled the worldAs the earth was enveloped in a forever nightWith a happier sunNo longer burning itselfIn its hydrogenic anguish Somewhere in dark… Read More »The End of the Universe

I am India Sidharth Vardhan Poem

I am India

I am Indiaa strange, absurd anomalya juxtaposition of contradictionsa single entity containing multitudesa nation of all religionsa nation without a religionand a nation beyond all religions a nation of all languagesand of shared silences between their wordsand of that sea of understanding, they all stream toward. A nation of pasts… Read More »I am India

Liar

1. “I saw you for the first time when upon my stubborn insistence my mom lowered you, a baby wrapped in a pink blanket, on my arms which she had made me stretch on her lap, unwilling to entirely trust you in my four-year-old arms. You were only three days… Read More »Liar

snowman sidharth vardhan song

Snowman

Make me with a bow And a big stupid smile Dress me like a clown Give me a thorn crown Laugh at me Crack jokes at me Call me your snow man Your very own snowman But don’t name me Don’t love me For I live a small time In… Read More »Snowman

Don't Die Sidharth Vardhan Song

Don’t Die

(Dedicated to Jenny) Don’t diePlease hear me cryPlease don’t diePlease don’t dieNot nowNot already I can’t deal with another lossWith the rest of the worldI am already crossI can’t handle another deathYou are my gem, precious wealth So please don’t dieCan you still hear me cryPlease don’t die You alone… Read More »Don’t Die

ugliness sidharth vardhan short write ups

Ugliness

1. His clothes were as black as the background. The place was marked by a complete lack of landmarks – trees, walls, etc. Nothing but the darkness and, in it, that ugly man visible. but the darkness in the place wasn’t just a lack of light it seemed to have… Read More »Ugliness

Sidharth Vardhan

Death of a dream

(Chorus)So little of happinessSo long to come and oh don’t blinkSee! Its already overNow back to yourNever-ending darkness(End of chorus) Forgive meFor I still lay crushedThe victim of your amusementsLike that flowerWhose petals you pluckedOne by oneAnd with a tender amused smileA beautiful thing killedAs you decide whether you loved meOr… Read More »Death of a dream

legends of maltava sidharth vardhan short story 2

The Legends of Maltava

1. The superstitions and the legends that are connected with the tribe of the hidden valley of Maltava can all be traced to the fate of Mr. Robin Samuels. For the sake of science, one almost wishes that it was not so well known. Because ever since him, at least… Read More »The Legends of Maltava

Musical mirage sidharth vardhan short story 2

The Musical Mirage

1. No one has noticed it yet, that is except for Shradha herself but soon they all will. People will only notice it over time – as she will get more choosy with her dresses, want to see more movies, etc but those will only be more visible symptoms of… Read More »The Musical Mirage