Monthly Archives: June 2017

The estuary

A boat’s sputter makes a dolphin Leap out of sea for a new breath The sea opens mouth in distance Emptying lake on island villages. Lake villages sit in far off shores Like monsoon moss on old walls. The have … Continue reading

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Hill thief

I have seen the thief of entire hill Chipping a hill off ,stone by stone. Hills are unmade as home stones, Their body pieces graveling roads. In new functions the hills hold up Our smoking trains from a falling. Earth … Continue reading

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Clarification

we are all not looking for reward but only for a clarification of day what it will be after a sun breaks a silence after a dog’s barks stop and a noise takes over from train and the birds slowly … Continue reading

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Humming bird’s cousin

We have no humming birds But we do have their cousin, The tiny sun bird in balcony. This bird is brained enough Trying to build its new nest On a hanging internet wire. It is not compromising data But perhaps we … Continue reading

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Lake mosquitoes

I have to acknowledge them Through doors and windows The smaller ones than usual Who have taken birth in lake. Lake is festering and algaed, Smiling at the repeated suns And shore trees giving place To dead meat and fish … Continue reading

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Almond, almond

Almond , almond , you are a light Around God’s son in old painting. Now in Diwali you are my eating, A fixated body to float away from. Your inside makes me mind sharp. Your outside is a partly bird … Continue reading

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Old man Rilke

We keep looking .We keep chasing Rilke in the stars and under the old man’s bed. The eyelids are raised gently to the stars as they keep flowering beside a pale moon. They hide women under them. The women’s blouse … Continue reading

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