Monday, 18 July 2016

In Search of an Archie by the name of Arathi


Knock, knock, knock
Tap, tap, tap
Search I did, door to door
Sorry dear, came their reply (their = neighbours on the street where Arathi lived once upon a time)
Left with little choice,
I told myself… let me try, try n try.

Knock, knock, knock
Tap, tap, tap
Search I did, door to door
This time though, I made up my mind
Wish of mine, may it come true.

Couldn’t believe my ears
Allayed were my fears
When my wish that was surreal  (of tracing her whereabouts)
Indeed turned real
Ending the wait of decades of years
Wiping away all my tears!

(Penned with all my heart for my dear friend Arathi Rangaswamy….. )                                                     
Mangala Madhuchand



More of my poems can be read at "My Poems"
Few other sections in this blog that reveal my many passions include:
"Nostalgia" - Bollywood Retro Music Songs Review and Nostalgia Events Coverage
"Mangala's Potluck" - Indian Vegetarian Recipes
"My Paintings" - A glimpse into my artworks
"Portraits" - My sketches using Charcoal on Paper
"Mangala's Crossword Puzzles" - My creation of Easy and Cryptic Crossword Puzzles. Cryptic Crossword Puzzles posted here are based on specific Clue Type. Detailed explanations are provided for Solutions to the clues through links.
"Play with Words" - focus here is on Understanding Cryptic Clues in Crossword Puzzles and their types, orienting readers towards possible approaches to solve them with relevant hints, explanations and solutions, all explained with examples in conversational style
"SheshadrisArtpourri" - Online Art Gallery (via Facebook Page)

Also read in this blog "My First Post" 

You are welcome to meet me at "Hey... Meet Me!"




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