Posts tagged ‘origin’

October 22, 2014


by Venkat


when I believe in our lives
forged as petals, split
I see the stalk holding us

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May 4, 2014

Coconut – Word Origins 1

by Venkat

Coconut, a cousin of palm
Found on many beaches, calm

A native of our East Indies
Coquo to coco in Portuguese

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April 16, 2014

White Smoke

by Venkat

As waves
Of white smoke
We collide

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June 14, 2012

Who was here … ?

by Devina

Who was here?

That sat in the chair

I now sit on?

Have they stared at

The pleasant shade of blue too?

Who was here?

That laid on my hospital bed?

Had they lived or died, I wonder.

Were they content with

The life they’ve lead?

Who were the students

Taught in my classroom?

Were they brilliant, average

Or hopelessly slow?

What sort of people

Have the now become?

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