We are 5 year olds

Every time I get to shower, my 5 year old brings to the door of that courtroom, an issue that requires immediate judgement. And today it was this, “Umma, Yaani called me a loser.” Some other days it is, “Yaani called me a noob.” “Yaani called me a baby.” “Yaani says I dont have friends”…

I wish to hear the two words.

For the days I hold my head up high, The days I droop low and sigh, I wish to hear the two words.   For the days I crash and cry, The days am scared and lie, I wish to hear the two words.   For the days I am lost and bare, The days…

Sentenced for life.

In that cold night of February in 2002, Surendran Gopalakrishnan did that, that would change his life forever from then. Hours before he was due to board the Air India aircraft, flying Oman to Cochin that night at 2:30 am, he brutally stabbed two men. Murder. He is now Prisoner 302/2002. No more a name….