Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

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

It is Walt Whitman


A poet must ask
About grass
About sky
And I think
There is nobody
To give a clear answer
Besides Walt Whitman.

Anyway
Walt Whitman is
Not here physically
But here is Walt Whitman
Through poems
And poems can supply
As much information
As we required.

It is a different matter
How far we accept the view point
Or not.

Submitted: Monday, May 20, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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