Karnail Singh Heirwale

(28th june,1933 / Heir distt Amritsar, Punjab, India)

A Speck of Duck


A Speck of Dust

Waiting upon the shores of eternity
A speck of dust comes down
To fly.
It runs amuck
And desires
Its niche in the sky.
Orders
Its interiorscape
Winds do mischief
It gets coy.
The interior is shaken
The calm broken
The mask floats
Sans wish or bye.

(Karrnailsingh Heranwale)

Submitted: Tuesday, March 16, 2010
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