Cats in the clouds

Rainless and cotton-white it had turned
A whiskered cat staring down from eye

Over a spiked antenna of the neighbor
A picture of a ghostly vision of a feline.

How can it disappear from my picture?
It is as if cloud cats jump walls to vanish

In the bushes to the other side of a tree.
An eye-hole stays but the rest of the cat

Has gone , cat-silent and rubber-footed .
A cloud-eye is what remains of its ghost.

Cats disappear from sky’s white clouds
The same way as they do in the real life.

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About nisheedhi

Retired banker with poetry and photography as chief interests
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