Tuesday, September 18, 2012

A Letter

Dear Soulmate,
I’m penning this piece with warm discontent against you and the circumstances that surround us. You may not be aware of me but I’ve been looking for you since I came to know of your existence. You simply couldn’t be found though. There is something about you that’s been cruelly invisible. Perhaps it’s your face. If not, then it’s my mind. In any case, I wonder about the lack of ‘us’ in the foreseeable future. Not a day goes by I don’t wish we were known to each other. It seems as if you just aren’t anywhere close. Most probably, I am searching in all the wrong directions. That must be one of the reasons why we are still strangers. Out of desperation, sometimes, I fancy you on Facebook; but then common sense prevails and I pray hard this isn’t the case! The only positive outcome of this excruciating delay is that with every passing day, we are only getting older and a bit wiser (if you may). So the experience accumulated in the meantime will tend to enrich our soul. Speaking of which, I worry about you. I admit it’s almost bizarre to do so especially when the person in question is incognito. But still, that’s true. Every once in a while I think about your well-being. I do strongly hope you are healthy, optimistic and all the blah associated with Viva la Vida. But as long as I don’t get to see you, I can only speculate. Trust me, I ain't good at it – I always guess wrong. And right now, I’m guessing that you’ve found your soulmate and are happy with him.


  1. Love is not blind, it sees more not less; But because it sees more it chooses to see less...... as per the writing is concerned,very well written ,short & crisp :-)manages to carve out a niche of human ,urban,emoticons very well ..keep up the good work

  2. awesome. possibly the best blogpost by you ever!
    thumbs up!

  3. :) bhalo laglo pore :) :) nice :)

  4. joto tor lekha pori totoi ami sure hoyi je tui boddo introvert nd u choose to show ur emotions, feelings through your writing. honestly I love this thing about u .. tor lekhar sathe khub odbhut bhabe relate kora jaye, onek na bola kotah khub easily likhe phelis without any melodrama... bishal flourish kichhu na, atto boro na kintu khub sohoje mon chhnuye jaye.. love ur writing! :)