Grand Ode IV

Here’s my last in this series of Grand Odes, this one is for my maternal grandfather. The man that he was, I wish I could have had some more time with him. With a stepmotherIt wasn’t easy to step furtherTwo red chillies, water and riceFor you to survive did it sufficeYou were youngYou were unsungOpportunity … Continue reading Grand Ode IV

Grand Ode III

There is nothing like ‘a’ good time to remember your grandparents. This is my third in the series of Grand Odes and is dedicated to my paternal grandmother. She passed away some years back and I like to remember her this way. To and fro the market placeWe held our hands and walked with graceChoose … Continue reading Grand Ode III