top of page

Corporatization of Schools and it's effect on children

Once again a new school

This time a big one they said

It would be nice and beautiful

So a big fat fees they paid


I went in a rickshaw

They all came in big cars

I felt so dull

Between all shiny stars


It was so difficult to read and write

But my teachers didnt pay attention

Because they thought it was all right


I wanted to fly

But i could not

Because i was trapped in a cage

And going out? They would let me not..


I looked here and there

There was no hand to hold

Amidst so many of us

I still felt so alone


I went back home 

Saw mum and dad smiling

How could i tell them that it didnt feel right

When It was for me that everything they sacrificed


I secretly heard them talking

That our savings were getting over

I felt so sad and helpless

But i was just a child...

18 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

बीमार सिकंदर....

मैंने देखा, एक सिकंदर चेहरा था, चेहरे के अंदर परत-परत थे, ओढ़े सारे कोई और था, पैर पसारे जग उसने, सारा ही जीता लेकिन, तन्हा ही वो जीता लोग सभी, उससे घबराते पर, वो जागे सारी रातें बैचैनी, उसके सर डोले ब

Am I a good person?

As I sit in front of the screen Sinking slowly into my thoughts I hear a voice from within That asks me, "Am I a good person?" I try to think- Maybe I am But it feels like a scam Wouldn't I feel happy

Comments


bottom of page