Category Archives: Poems

Poems

My Big Fat Shadow

I look outside the window And catch a glimpse of a ghastly shadow Snow glitters on the ground My dreams have no bounds Do I see a turning point Or is it shadow’s ugly footprint My ambition has no limit … Continue reading

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Fall Impressions

  Simmering soups on the stove top Time for some lemon cough drops A trip to the doctor for Stinging flu shots A pile of leaves in the back yard A row of pumpkins near my doorstop Apple cider and … Continue reading

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Backyard Bonus

   water soaked black eyed peas  drained and sprouted with an ease  planted in a pot of soil  leafy vegetable without any toil   Bitter crunchy fenugreek seeds  fulfill various cooking needs  scattered over rich dark soil  leafy vegetable without any toil   

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Festina lente

April is National Poetry Month, and here is my humble contribution. What if there is no tomorrow the mere thought brings me sorrow Where did I lose all the years they were a blur of cheers and tears In search … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

Spring is in the air squirrels are diving out of their lair my neighbor took out his beach chair snowfalls are getting rare but I still feel ensnared Spring brings April showers it exhibits plethora of flowers it parades with … Continue reading

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It is snowing again

It is snowing again when is this going to end so far we had snow, sleet and ice my health is paying a heavy price My son wants to go out and explore but I want to head to the … Continue reading

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Coping with Cold

Last week my son came home with cold and cough and pretty soon we were an ailing household. I was in training all week and couldn’t even take any time off. This little piece from my journal recites the misery … Continue reading

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