With Harry Potter introducing him to the world of brilliant books, Rishi Raj is one of the most avid readers you will come across. He is the person who looks for the best even in the worst; and, that is perhaps the reason why the books, which will definitely put you to sleep, seem interesting to Rishi! And, his vast reading ability gives him the skill required to pen down his thoughts lucidly.
I wait for day in and day out
Under the shadow of the sun,
Beneath the heat of the moon,
Howling my heart out.
Still, no response I get.
Becoming restless and agitated,
I switch on and off the hurting light
Taking away brightness from my eye.
Sometimes, the thought creeps inside –
Has the fire, ignited once,
Leaving behind just a dead altar?
My heart consoles my mind,
Preventing it from playing the devil’s trick,
Reassuring, it’s just a silent wind,
Reaffirming, the Albatross is not far behind…