The Collegian

Pebble

I was a pebble lying lazily on your lawn in the lunar month of Shiva Ratri. I remember the day as fine as the features on a snow flake, for the frost was so freezing it numbed me down my nerves. I couldn’t even sleep. It was a deadly dawn after the darkest night I had ever experienced.

Mar 06 2019

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Solicited

A remnant of the past, unpredictable and severeLingers in the days to come, the reluctance of fateThe reminiscence of the days brings off the smear.

Mar 06 2019

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The unknown

It’s raining outsideBut why do I feel the coldness insideDon’t know where doesthe peace I’m searching for reside

Mar 06 2019

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Indelible him

One of the most wonderful parts of my childhood was my friend Raju. Even when I think back to those golden days, I remember him wearing dark blue pants over a light blue shirt—the uniform at his local government school. He was in grade two when I first met him and even then,

Mar 06 2019

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The perils of positivity

Sometimes, we become so obsessed with positive thoughts that we tend to overlook the negatives.

Sanjog Karki, Feb 20 2019

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Non-existence

You pretend to not exist,Yet, you manifest to people and to yourself,To persuade people and betray yourself.

Sandesh Pandey, Feb 20 2019

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The coldest night

This is the story of a silent girlWhose life became a broken bowl.

DEV SINGH MALI, Feb 20 2019

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The bitter truth

The truth is that no one loves you in this world like your parents and family members. I don’t mean to sound like you shouldn’t believe in the love of others.

Shaaran Kurumbang, Feb 20 2019

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You and I

You were a free falling featherSwaying in the September breezeWhich I had watched from a distance,Smiling,

Bibhuti Shah, Feb 13 2019

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Those childhood days

Sleeping late in the morning till the sun shinesUsually mom knocked on the door of mineTea, chapati, and food came in my bedNo responsibility on my head

DEV SINGH MALI, Feb 13 2019

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A Jewish girl in Hitler’s Germany

It is often said that the flower that grows in adversity is often the rarest and most beautiful of them all. There is a great deal of truth in this statement.

Salim Maharjan, Feb 13 2019

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Nepal and the Paris Agreement

Nepal is party to the United Nations Framework on Convention of Climate Change (UNFCCC) and has ratified the Paris Agreement, adopted during the 21st session of the UNFCCC.

Pukar Wagley, Feb 13 2019

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Mamma Mouse

The early chill of wintry nightWrecked dampness in the house“Oh the fire has gone out,”Said the mamma mouseWith a gloomy countenance sheGlanced beneath her fur

MANSI KARNA, Feb 06 2019

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How to get rich

There is a quote by Warren Buffet: “Rule No.1: Never lose money. Rule No.2: Never forget rule No.1.” This quote means a lot to me when it comes to money and investment in my life.

Saroj Wagle, Feb 06 2019

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