Famida Basheer


walk in the woods-1


Once more along a bracken wood walk
where the branches whisper their family secrets
while mynas admonish
restless baby monkeys
and the skies peep down between drapes of green
and isolation creates for herself
a strange and homely living room.
And I see it all again
for the first time.

Submitted: Thursday, January 17, 2013
Edited: Saturday, January 18, 2014

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