Monthly Archives: August 2017

Eclipse

With good part of the moon eaten By a shadow of our earth mother, We are one up on good old moon Who mocked our stomach excess When we looked down at our feet . We click a broken face … Continue reading

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Intensity

Intensity is flimsy surrender to night And dreams, airy things opening up To your body, to existence in doubt. It is gray bats cross-flying on a roof Before rain has made mossy maps And eagles low- fly like paper kites … Continue reading

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Lizard in God’s room

Our eyes met in God’s little room, Full of tenderness of lonely night- The lizard was looking for his food That would not look him in his eye. Insects made God’s wilted flowers Their homes, flowers still fragrant In their … Continue reading

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Babul trees

I come upon Babul trees On the sides of highway. The trees reach upward To a translucent blue sky As I crinkle eyes upward In its green leafy spaces. They have bleeding gum On their ant infestations. Man’s empty water … Continue reading

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The long-legged beauty

A pill walking on lonely darkness, It is long-legged beauty on fence At the centre of thinking in itself. The creature is a cultured beauty Walking on a unhurried mission. It has to spit longest fine thread To spin gossamer … Continue reading

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Bridges to vastness

The little pill held its real time With pearls in a morning sun And filaments after filaments, Made bridges to its vastness, Noiseless as in a promontory Patient as the poet marked it. Only to find pearl maker rain Felt … Continue reading

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Grass notes

On the morning of bedewed grass My bare walk hardly leaves notes, Only bird notes, from park trees. The grass cowers in a wet silence, But raises heads once in a while. Its wetness tingles an underfoot. A painful thorn … Continue reading

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