Author: Ankit Roy Choudhury

Besides being a biologist, I find solace in creative writings, especially poems and doodling. Most of my poems including the one I submitted, present a surrealist world-view oxidized with a sense of spirituality. All the infringements we have created in the name of religion have obscured the truth to enlighten us. ‘Truth’ is the most neutral abstraction that we can reach. It needs no validation to exist— neither by a microscope nor by some goggles of morality.

Easy Going

An old, pink railroad track runs over a lake, by my hometown. It’s nothing spectacular in and of itself, but the view as a whole is quite peaceful. The din made by the trains are not too pleasant, but the most appealing thing is the lake itself. The water just stays still, train or no […]

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Boon of life

Life is a myth – a confluence of reality and fiction. They are inseparable. One can not really comprehend where exactly the reality ends and the fiction sets in. This poem puts forth a ‘dystopic’ dilemma that an exuberant life can only overcome. Is life a poison that slowly pushes us to death,Or an elixir […]

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Karna: My Generation

Karna, one of the unsung heroes of Mahabharata was arrowed down to death unarmed illegitimately while he was busy lifting the wheel of his chariot from the ground. The poem revolves around Karna’s imaginary reincarnation in today’s world where the swords don’t rattle any more but the battle is still on in many other ways. […]

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Sunrise in the mustard fields

A dull yellow field moves slowly in the wind, when it is slowly begins to catch the sunlight. And in a matter of moments, at the eastern side of the field, the Sun arises to set the mustard field seemingly ablaze. Please follow and like us:

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Karna

Karna, one of the unsung heroes of Mahabharata was arrowed down to death unarmed illegitimately while he was busy lifting the wheel of his chariot from the ground. The poem revolves around Karna’s imaginary reincarnation in today’s world where the swords don’t rattle any more but the battle is still on in many other ways. […]

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Open the Door

‘Open the Door’ is my personal voyage to seek Truth which, in its subtlest form, fills every molecule of our existence. May I find some co-passengers with me?Aren’t we all peeping through a keyholeThat’s constantly cutting our vision short?Has it been checked at allWhether the door is closed or open?Has it been ever pushed a […]

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