Archive for ‘Venkat’

February 19, 2021


by Venkat

zany zippers, zany zeal
zingy zaftig, zippy zeroes
zoom zebus, zebrafishes

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February 3, 2021


by Venkat



January 30, 2021


by Venkat

wise winds, wired words
wide wilderness, wispy wait
wonder worms, wilted wars
wedged worlds, woven wings

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January 25, 2021

Velvet Vipers

by Venkat
This is not cg, but an African bush viper; a highly venomous snake that  carries its unborn babies internally instead of laying eggs. : pics

violet veins, violet venom
verdant vials, vicious verses
vermillion vest, vicarious vampires
verdant voices, velvet vipers

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January 22, 2021


by Venkat

unborn universes, unknown Unicorn
unfed urchins, unread Ulysses
unsorted ulcers, unheard Ukulele
unfold utterances, unfold urges

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January 16, 2021


by Venkat

taut time, tendrils tender
timeless terrain, tainted trails
trickle taps, tick-tock tomorrows
tepid tapes, tallowed tubes

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January 10, 2021


by Venkat

shimmer soft, sedate stories
slither sounds, supine spaces
silent strikes, sublime stars

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January 6, 2021

Rounded Rays

by Venkat

rounded rays, ringed rain
rusted reflection, rueful roses
rivers rugged, roosters red
ridged rosewood, Roman rocks

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December 29, 2020


by Venkat

quarantined questions, quilted quarters
queues, quakes, quintessential quivers
quips, quests, quotidian Quixotes
quelled quack, quaint queens

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December 26, 2020


by Venkat

plaited pipes, prosody parched
patterns purple, peppered past
plumes puckered, prosaic pauses
painted pains, psychedelic poker

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December 21, 2020


by Venkat

owl’s ogle, ominous orange
omen ornate, oyster old
oracle’s ooze, overweight
overdraft, oversight, overboard

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December 19, 2020


by Venkat

neon nectar, nightingale nests
nymphs, novellas, nuances noble
nomad nickels, narcotic napalm
nights nailed, nylon noose

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December 14, 2020


by Venkat

mild manners, mellow morrow
mumbles, masks, murmurs
margarine, marmalade
mist, memo, maple
melt, microwave, mild

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December 13, 2020


by Venkat

lounge, leaves, long looks
luster, luscious laughs
labels, lacquered lines
lime, loving, limousine

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December 1, 2020


by Venkat

orange nails, tiger’s last dream
red smoke, blues, wafered puns
age in its one piece monologue

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November 18, 2020


by Venkat

teardrops in red
two by two
paint one ground
in two worlds

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November 1, 2020

If Yesterday Were a Door

by Venkat

if yesterday were a door
would you find her hand
where the sunset slid

if yesterday were a door
would you hold her smile
where the memories hid

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October 9, 2020


by Venkat

acres on the palm
when fears grow thin
flights on a rainbow
of circular time

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October 1, 2020

A Bite of Moon

by Venkat

doors melt in my eyes
fishes shiver in fright
if rabbits could count ducks
leaves would spread smiles

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September 24, 2020


by Venkat

time is water
taped on an unbending light
these pages stand
high eyed frogs
nights hemmed on verdana

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September 5, 2020


by Venkat

moments they grow thick
deep pauses in mind
of fresh Nopal, the Mexican pink

held in a temper of love
fills this cupful of heart
in green, white and red
with sublime sounds

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July 9, 2020

A Note

by Venkat

Hi All, it has been a really long time since I posted poems here. Recently I have been working on making music videos with Covid as the theme blended with my guitar compositions (to whatever extent I know to play). I am posting them in my wordpress page –

It is not poetry in written form but then is there any thing that does not have poetry underneath? These music videos are a series as part of 30 days challenge I took on myself.


April 21, 2020


by Venkat

arrows they bled tears
thin sheets of time
split words under water
in jawless whirls
nails in clouds fill my dream

these sheets of tender ink
leave words under stones
to colour these stitches
fetch love in threads


February 26, 2020


by Venkat

time comes with a lid
no handles to hold
the night was a thief
dark thumbs to wear
kept dreams to count
love without doors
leaves but feathers
till days break aloud
to let in theives
for their tall times

you are the wall
you are the mother
you are the duck
you are the music
you are the night
you are the sound
you are the silence

February 5, 2020


by Venkat

the clever skies come soft
from cocoons of my words
the Sun has its coat aloft
in thick seas of thoughts

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January 24, 2020

Relativity of Life

by Venkat

bright in gold in jars of silence

who hides in wings of time
ever open in bars of distance
to that omnipresent
relativity of life

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June 19, 2019

Seeds of Everything

by Venkat

where swans flap not their wings
where waters keep no shadows
where eyes see nothing

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May 5, 2019


by Venkat

every silence has a heart
so does every stone
some peel with time
some need a hand

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