gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

A reflection


A reflection
But not mere.
A shadow
But not mere.
An echo
But not mere.
I know I am not
Going on with this
Fancy dress
Without any purpose.
I have to discover
My real name and address
Here at this very moment
Lest I miss the train.

Submitted: Thursday, May 29, 2014

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  • Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (5/29/2014 8:49:00 PM)

    My real name and address
    Here at this very moment
    Lest I miss the train.... nice one...10

    shaky mind
    serves purpose of no kind
    find out quickly
    and be home first readily (Report) Reply

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