Poem No. 12 On my laptop crashing

On my laptop crashing! A Sonnet My pen and paper are more powerful Than my computer – machines break And give me grief While pen and paper serve my needs! I will keep a duplicate of all I create No matter how long it takes!…

Poem No. 11 The Yew Tree

The Yew Tree Go and plant a tree It is our wedding anniversary I certainly will I said, I went and bought a Golden Yew It’s leaves for me And berries for you! The Yew is fifty years old Is always covered in green and…

Poem No. 10 Buddha teaches

Buddha teaches. Alll is impermanent Your foolish attachments Stand in the way of freedom Why crave for material things You can take nothing with you They are hindrances Instead rejoice in each Moment of your day Fill it with love and light Each morning is…

Poem No. 9 A Love Poem

A Love Poem My Love knows no ageing It is forever bright and Young My love is nurtured daily With your tenderness and care I kiss you and caress you and share Lovingly my few remaining years My Krishna, you are all that I hold…

Poem No. 8. Nature Heals

Nature Heals We do not know enough About how nature heals Trees protect our climate Give us life and new cures We are still ignorant of truths Such as photo-synthesis It shows us trees talking to trees Warning them about disease To stay healthy and…

Poem No. 7 A Miracle Baby

A Miracle Baby My grand daughter Laksha Is a Miracle Baby Her mother had a miscarriage She was getting cleaned with a curatage A wise nurse stepped forward Tested her first and heard a faint Heartbeat and shouted stop. When she was born full term…

Poem No. 6 The Bougainvillaea Tree

The Bougainvillaea Tree My sister Usha has a Bougainvillaea tree People come from far to see her Bougainvillaea  tree It is the envy of her neighbours Friends sing her praises and call her ‘Green fingers’ It is 50 years old fed and watered like her…

Poem No. 5. A Qawwali Concert

A Qawwali Concert Once I went to a Qawwali Concert Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and his Gharana Sang Sufi music The singers and music became one They rocked, they danced, they clapped Nodded their heads in unison As they repeated the same refrain again and…

Voids: 1

When I’m bored. I look into the void… or voids.   What peers back are 4 eyes of pure curiosity, of unconditional love and…   a maniacal madness.   2 jade eyes flicker back at me.   2 coal embers appear from another void.  …

Did You Know?

Did you know that the Earth can bleed too?   Did you know just like us the Earth can cries?   It cries like a mother loosing her child in a crowded event.   It bleeds in a way you can’t tell. When we dig…

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