HOME – FAKIR

Stange beauty it is,to see a bird fly free,it’s freedom as vast as sky,but it lands to rest,wearies of it’s freedom,it seeks comfort but in nest,And why shall it be?that it needs a home,a child or two,a beloved to make love,Just,To fly back again in freedom,Far and above,Beyond.More

KITE – FAKIR

Come home,Come to me,Just like in our old days,We shall be.We shall talk but also silences,We shall see but in eachother’s eyes,We shall listen but with all ears.We shall be,But not like in our old days,When we talked but not silences,When we saw but not in eachother’s eyesWhen we listened but not with all ears,Long,…More

PUSTAK PREET – Lend Books Now!

We are very small community of readers which is looking at the very heart of every reader tryingfind that is something relatable to all of us and yet not been able to address it in unison. As manyas books gets published our ‘to be read’ lists keep on increasing making it less probable for us…More

Volunteering after COVID-19

Rajkamal Fakir A new outbreak was later declared pandemic by WHO. This time it is different from any other outbreak like Ebola, Zika, SARS and MERS. The world immediately goes for lockdown and physical distancing is practiced like never before. Airport sees no planes nor do roads that often used to be full of traffic…More

MY ICS JOURNEY AND LEARNINGS

Rajkamal Fakir Let’s begin from the beginning by defining what is volunteering and particularly ICS volunteering ? Cambridge English Dictionary defines volunteering as ‘a person who does something especially helping other people, willingly and without being forced or paid to do it.’ Volunteering thus by definition is purely a selfless act with a motive to…More

बाउण्ड्री – Sushil Raj Subedi

अचेल जिन्दगी जिउँदा त्यति भारी लाग्दैन यसको मतलब यो होइन कि मसँग भार नभएका होइन्न। दुखका तपशील आफ्नै छन्। चाहनाका आफ्नै चाङ्ग छन्। फ्रस्ट्रेसनका छुट्टै डायरी छन्। तर पनि जिन्दगी जुन आयाम रोजेर हिँड्छु भनेको छ त्यो देख्दा मुटु बेलुन भएर फुल्छ र एक छिन यो बृहत आकाशमा उड्न दिन्छु। मलाई उड्नु मात्रै छ उडेको…More

चुरोट – Sushil Raj Subedi

वानेश्वरको रूफटपमा बसेर चिया नखाई कन म प्राय घर जाँदिन। मंगलबारको दिन थियो म रूफटपमा चिया पिउन पसे। पस्ने बित्तिकै मैले केहि नभनी एक कप चिया र एक खिल्ली सूर्य रेड सधैँझै ल्याइदिनु भयो। चियाको चुस्की लिनु भन्दा अगाडि मैले चुरोटको अोठलाई म्वाई खाएँ। चुरोट सल्काउँदै गर्दा ठिक मेरो अगाडि मेरै उमेर समान कि मसरुम…More

सुन्न सक्छौ ? बोल्न सक्छौ ?

सुशिल राज सुबेदी सरकार,केहि कुरा सुनाउँछु है! पेट भरि खाएरभोकको बारेमा बोल्न सजिलो हुन्छकिन कि बोल्दा भोक लाग्दैनबोलि सकेपछि अलि-अलि प्यास लाग्लाथोरै भए नि खाजा खान मन लाग्लासँझ परे पछि त पक्कै खाना नै खानु पर्छसरकारले पानी, खाजा र खाना सबै पाउँछयत्तिका दिनसम्म नबोलिकन बसेका मान्छेलाईप्यास पनि नलागेकै हो त, सरकार ?ल ठीक छ! प्यास…More

Nepalodaya: On Woman Violence

Alisha Panthi My dear breast i usually dont talk about you and i dont care about you but i can not ignore about you.I kept hiding you inside my bra.I know im holding my breasts prisoners cause hey! so of your aunties gonna say “huhhh you havent wear bra,your tits are clearing showing.How can you…More

📕 Milton: a poem | William Blake

One of Blake’s two final epics, Milton follows the titular hero in a journey of self-discovery and renewal. In the poem’s first “Book,” John Milton returns from heaven to the mortal world and unites with the imagination through the person of William Blake. Together, they set out to reconfigure the relationship between a living poet and a…More