Magazine

Every week Delhi Poetry Slam publishes new poems in our Magazine. Our topic for the second week of December was "Death". Here you can read the most trending poetry by young poets from all over India. Enjoy!

That's All It Takes

That's All It Takes

By Shikha Bhargava

A green flash

A mystical wonder

Is it a painting?

हम उस इश्क़ को इश्क़ क्या कहें

हम उस इश्क़ को इश्क़ क्या कहें

सचिन ओम गुप्ता

हम उस इश्क़ को इश्क़ क्या कहें,

जो देखकर इश्क़ को शरमायी  हो...

Would you rather be dead

Would you rather be dead

By Rishabh Mehta

And the nurse asks me again

Would you rather be dead

Afterlife

Afterlife

By Rohit Gupta

If death is the truth,
So is life

A Craving Of My Soul

A Craving Of My Soul

By Saachi Rajiv Devnani

Leaving back this identity
Won't ache as much

Why did you die?

Why did you die?

By Sonali Karhana
My Dad was a fighter,
who took an oath, for his nation, he'd die.
Unhealthy Obsessions

Unhealthy Obsessions

By Divya Mondal

Were they happy to let go?
Were they afraid?

Frosty Lover

Frosty Lover

By Shubhi

Has sun, forgotten to rise

Does river, no more know the flow

A Brittle Drop

A Brittle Drop

By Prateek Joshi
I have tripled my treasures witnessing death up close
zipping away any why's
Thirteen Reasons Why Not

Thirteen Reasons Why Not

By Ankita Mishra

I know you don’t want them to hear you.

You think you’re not enough.

Forbidden Lover

Forbidden Lover

By Panya

We’ve had the finest red wine, 
sitting on my bathroom floor