Treasure Island

Pradip Chattopadhyay

(28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Intruder


On a y-shaped twig hanging on the stream
The kingfisher was absorbed in fishy dream
Move close I told myself move as close
To make sure you shoot its meditative pose.

Instinctively manifold alert and smart
It didn’t oblige me as an object of art
But flew away with the thought in its mind

No luck now with the rascal creeping behind!

Submitted: Monday, January 20, 2014
Edited: Monday, January 20, 2014

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