Tag Archives: Writing through April

NaPoWriMo : A Fairy Tale

Jaibala/ April 30, 2014

Not going with the prompt again for the NaPoWriMo. Here is my attempt to write a Fairy Tale.   A FAIRY TALE   Once upon a time, A Princess a girl, As little, as fine, Precious as a pearl.   As loyal, as true, With a heart so pure, She would sometimes rue, Using only that for sure.   Her fairy

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A – Z Challenge: Zindagi Ki Yehi Reet Hain

Jaibala/ April 30, 2014

Finally time for Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz…..Last but not the least……     Song: Zindagi Ki Yehi Reet Hain Movie: Mr. India (Hindi, 1987) Singers: Kishore Kumar Composers:  Laxmikant Pyarelal For Full Lyrics Click here. Z , the last letter of the alphabet. This is where the alphabet ends and so does the challenge. But for me this is the beginning, of life, of so many new

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A – Z Challenge: You Raise Me Up

Jaibala/ April 29, 2014

Yahooooooooooo almost there…..     Song: You Raise Me Up Band: Westlife Album: Face To Face (2005) For full lyrics Click Here. There are so many versions and covers of this song, and I love it in all its versions. The magic of the song never fades. The person, who accepts you for who you are as you are, and takes your good and

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A – Z Challenge: Xanadu

Jaibala/ April 28, 2014

X is just X     Song : Xanadu Artist: Olivia Newton John Album : From the Film Soundtrack of Xanadu (1978) For the complete Lyrics Click Here. What this song represents is the lover of fantasy and fairy tale in all of us. We all have this imaginary place, this fantastical place that we want to go to, it

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A – Z Challenge: Will You be There

Jaibala/ April 26, 2014

For all the Wizards and Witches     Song: will You Be There Artist: Michael Jackson Album: Dangerous , Theme From Free Willy (1991) For full lyrics Click Here. Do I have to say much about this song. I was 9 years old when I saw this film, and heard this song for the first time. This song still resonates

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A – Z Challenge: Vanilla Twilight

Jaibala/ April 25, 2014

Hail to our Aslan Vvvvvvvviiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii     Song: Vanilla Twilight Artist: Owl City Album: Ocean Eyes (2009) For full lyrics please Click Here. Ever loved someone so much that distance doesn’t matter, time doesn’t matter, come what may you know that you would not forget the person you love. Have you miss the person so much that, you feel their

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A – Z Challenge: Ujale Baaz

Jaibala/ April 24, 2014

U, me and Us     Song :  Ujale Baaz Artists : Agnee Album : Agnee (2007) For the full lyrics and Meaning Click Here. A song talking about, bondages, freedom and being free. Why do some people love to live in their prisons is it because its known or because its safe; and are we really free when we

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NaPoWriMo : The Happy Sad Game

Jaibala/ April 24, 2014

Today’s Prompt for the NaPoWriMo was, ” Today’s prompt (optional, as always), is an oldie-but-a-goodie: the homophonic translation. Find a poem in a language you don’t know, and translate it into English based on the look of the words and their sounds. For example, here are three lines from a poem by the Serbian poet Vasko Popa: Posle radnog vremena Radnici

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A – Z Challenge: True Colours

Jaibala/ April 23, 2014

Ttttrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiipppppppppppppyyyyyyyyyyyy     Song: True Colors Artists: Cindy Lauper Album: True Colors (1986) For Full lyrics Click Here. In a world full of busy people, disappointments, heart aches and heart breaks, it is very easy to get disillusioned. You go into a shell and never want to come out of your own safe world, where slowly you begin to believe

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