Posts tagged ‘observe’

March 1, 2016


by Venkat


Your thoughts
Hold them, exposed high
So I can see

My feelings
See them, worn low
So you can hold


October 13, 2015

Unexplored Wilderness

by Venkat


These footholds
Laid by your education
Hardened, with feet
Of able followers, of past
Traverse so, one side
Of my wild world

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October 11, 2015


by Venkat


We are birds, in flight
On varying heights

You see clouds
I do not

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April 8, 2015

Look At Those Books

by Venkat


Look at those quiet books around
camouflaged in clothes of brown dust
crumbled into their own garments
blown into particles of aged winds

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January 29, 2014

Pleiades: Inner Gaze

by Venkat


In greed, we lose liberty
In vanity, we lose ourself
In expectation, we enforce

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January 26, 2014


by Venkat

To live well in the world
To try to read between lines
To never take speech literally
To always traverse to a crossroad

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November 12, 2013


by Venkat

Life, an endless road

To look around, to watch

Discern a wild leaf from a toad

Take one’s spirit up a notch

A persistent search inward to see

To read what you really are

Not imagine what you should be

A wise path to take you far

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April 9, 2013

Streets of India

by Venkat

Skyscrapers glossy, the village dust

Hollow sounds of an empty stomach

Burgers, fried chickens, bellies to burst

Half naked juveniles, ill-fated luck

Mammoth cine hoardings standing tall

Sleeping beggar with a ragged bowl

Monies pouring in for a new mall

Pot holed roads, people crying foul

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