25/ 2017: Missing Pieces

It is in my greatest joys, that I miss your presence Those moments of chaotic noise When I can sense your laughter's absence. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy AN: Whenever I get great news or am happy, I have a moment - just a moment, where my heart twinges and I miss the people who made me… Continue reading 25/ 2017: Missing Pieces


22/2017: Crush

This is just a little crush, which makes every part gush. Not rooted in reason, but the feelings just deepen. How do I stop the words from flowing, before the joy in my heart starts showing. Just being around you make me smile, I just want to stay beside you awhile. Enjoy the feelings of… Continue reading 22/2017: Crush


5/2017: She’s the Reason He and I are Friends

When your reason for being, is found in her joy, all the worries to which I cling, seem nothing but a cheap ploy. If all you want for her, is a life of endless dreams, then you have your answer, I will hold you in the highest esteem. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy


3/2017: Back to the Grind

Get up, move forward, just another day, can't stop to think, it will just get in the way. Keep up with the Joneses, you know what they say, "if you want happiness", you just have to pay. Hold on to your dreams, hold your fears at bay, telling yourself, life's a game we all play.… Continue reading 3/2017: Back to the Grind

Couplets, Poems with Author's Note

Day 366: The End

A journey started with trepidation, the weight of so much expectation. How could I have said yes to this year, was I drunk?! It's a bit unclear! Three hundred and sixty-six days to complete, a challenge that is a bit too bittersweet. For finding my voice and words once more, means accepting I had thrown… Continue reading Day 366: The End


Day 359: Family

These bonds that time did make, can never be mistaken for fake. Through blood we may not be linked, there is no confusing we are now synced. A family of choice, let's take today to rejoice. These ties that connect us, and all the blessings that are countless. © Manivillie Kanagasabapathy AN: HAPPY HOLIDAYS! No… Continue reading Day 359: Family

Poems with Author's Note, Rhyming

Day 357: Sisters by Love (Dharshi/Anni)

Weaving those family ties to keep connections strong she won't stand for lies, and turn a blind eye to wrongs. A fierce protector in a sari she guards those who are hers for her heart see the beauty of each of our true colours. She is the calm in the storm who willingly scarifies her… Continue reading Day 357: Sisters by Love (Dharshi/Anni)


Day 345: Stories

My favourite stories of my dad, are the ones where he pouts and acts sad. They are the ones, where he throw a tantrum, totally forgetting he is a man of wisdom. The ones where he behaves and is a great leader, Let the world tell those stories of glamour. They can have the orator… Continue reading Day 345: Stories