Poetry, Raise Your Voice

Pride

  Stand up. No! Hide yourself Colourful soul Painted black and white Printer’s out of ink But colour still lives Rainbows in pockets And quiet closets Outside, people scream And warn against Devil’s child they call me burn with the rest they said But heaven created rainbows And I am the prism. By Raine Raine […]

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Poetry, Raise Your Voice

We’re meant to be

They said we’re not meant to be, Our love for each other, society chose not to see, They said our bond is unnatural, Our togetherness is preposterous, so terribly immoral. But you and I, we broke all bounds, Ignored all criticisms, Affection is all that counts, We’re finally free of this cataclysm, To nothing it […]

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Poetry, Raise Your Voice

A Guide to being Brown and Gay

On Saturday night, reel in a Bollywood movie. Watch one with not too much thought and just enough hilarity to make up for it Do not cringe at the Effeminate boys with obnoxious lisps, Pink collars turned upwards. A he? A she? Tainted red lips and a stubble. Laugh at their oddity. No punch lines; Just people. […]

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