By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Credit Flower carpet set in the tunnel of trees, stroller’s ecstasy! This magical tree tunnel is located in Sena de luna, a quaint municipality in Spain.
This post is relevant for all the awesome poets, who follow Scribble and Scrawl. There’s an ongoing Free Poetry Contest till 29th March. You may wish to submit your poems on this site for Poetry Festival. See the original post here that lists a collection of best of new poetry from around the world. Happy that my poem ‘Whistling Dunes’ features in the list. 🙂
By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Source Sprightly steps taking off the ground, splashing mud, Stretch and sprint, Smile beaming on the face! Leaping hurdles, firm in faith The runner’s spirit soars on wings!!
By Somali K Chakrabarti Today as the world celebrates Woman’s Day, here is a tribute to the 16 women laureates of the Nobel Peace Prize from 1905 -t0 2015, to commemorate their contribution towards humanity and peace. Life was not exactly a bed of roses for most of them, some of them were even looked down upon in their own country but how they dealt with the insurmountable difficulties made the world proud of these Nobel women. Malala Yusufzai “When the whole world is silent, even one voice becomes powerful.” ~ Malala Yusufzai Born in 12 July 1997, Mingora, Pakistan, Malala Yusufzai is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, to date. After having suffered an attack on her life by Taliban gunmen in 2012, she has continued her struggle and become a leading advocate of girls’ rights. She was 17 years old in 2014, when she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, with Indian children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi.
By Somali K Chakrabarti Market commotion cools as budget scrutiny picks devil is in the fine print A day post Budget, newspapers are rife with Budget analysis, the uncertainty is over and market is up again. With India having been hailed as a ‘bright spot’ amidst a slowing global economy by IMF, the budget focus has been on Ensuring macro-economic stability and prudent fiscal management. Boosting on domestic demand Continuing with the pace of economic reforms and policy initiatives to change the lives of people for the better. Budget has different impact for different people. Here are some Budget Haiku to highlight a few key features of the Budget 2016.
By Somali K Chakrabarti Background Image Credit ‘I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.’ – Maya Angelou Small Acts of Care Fuelled by Love can make your day special. Read the complete post on Life11 If you like this post, please consider following the blog. Please like or share the post if you enjoy reading the post! .
The Pull of gravity Cannot be seen, yet it is felt In the form of Gravitational Waves Ripples flow through the fabric of space In a way alike, good vibes link hearts, Build ties in the strangest ways A heart-warming smile, A gentle touch, An act of care, A warm Hug, Break barriers, rise above frontiers, form deep Bonds #FuelledbyLove
By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Source Goddess and demon Shaped in sand by the hands of man Striking sculptures inspire! Then those with the feet of clay drag them in a murky mire!
By Somali K Chakrabarti Image Source Arising from mist of mind, the train of hope appears On a track of faith!
By Somali K Chakrabarti Tell a story. Make it true. Make it compelling. Make it relevant. I completely believe in this advice, except that I think that it is incomplete. Why do I say so?