Arun Kolatkar

(1 November 1932 – 25 September 2004 / Maharashtra / India)

Hills


Hills
demons
sand blasted shoulders
bladed with shale

demons
hills
cactus thrust
up through ribs of rock

hills
demons
kneequartz
lime stone loins

demons
hills
cactus fang
in sky meat

hills
demons
vertebrated
with rock cut steps

demons
hills
sun stroked
thighs of sand stone

hills
demons
pelvic granite
fallen archways

demons.

Submitted: Thursday, March 29, 2012

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