Biography of Raj Arumugam
...been thinking in the language of poetry and scribbling verse from as early as I can recall of my days...FLASHBACK: born naked in India in 1955...was shipped to Singapore in 1961, well-packaged...sent myself over permanently to Australia in early 1998...FINIS: ...just can't get out of the poetry-mind...
hear my poems in my own voice at youtube:
http: //www.youtube.com/user/rajarumugam1? feature=guide
Raj Arumugam's Works:
* The Song of Wink Star: a happy story for children of all ages
* The bird in the bamboo grove
* The bird in grim land
* A mind for life
and many others at amazon
http: //www.amazon.com/Raj-Arumugam/e/B003NRBDXA/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1? _encoding=UTF8&qid=1275268257&sr=1-1
Raj Arumugam Poems
This is the complete text of the fun and random series on aspects of punctuation and punctuation marks....
I Am The Outsider
I am the one outside the group outside the circle the one who fell through the holes in the net
A Poem About Nothing
1 caution: be warned at the outset this poem is about nothing;
Moon, Moon, Crazy Moon
moon, moon, crazy moon natural moon torn apart and snoozing moon; lovely moon, romantic moon
Exciting Poem With Exclamation Marks! ! ...
Oh noble exclamation mark! I expel! I exclaim! Oh most excitable exclamation mark!
A Child Is Born Free Of Mind
a child is born free of mind but is hardened into thought and by the time one dies most are fixed and screwed into
This story of the Rainbow Serpent is an Australian aboriginal legend and I have re-told it, with the best of intentions, for an international audience. I may have made some changes to the story and I hope my re-telling is true to the spirit of the original versions.
it would appear the semi-colon has an identity crisis; it might appear it can’t decide if it’s a dot
How Did Poetry Begin?
how did it begin anyway this love of sound and words and rhythm and word painting? did a bunch of perhaps thirteen men and women
Yes, I Know I’m A Bad Boy
yes, I know I’m a bad boy mothers told their kids: don’t talk to that boy he thinks too much and
9 Cat Poems
(1) a cat's tale Grandad Cat curls his tail and wants to tell a tale
1 wing pages of the butterfly at the nursery while people
A Friend Like Iago
There was a man who kept his distance but edged closer to make use
2-Min Iq Test
this popup jumps up on me most unexpectedly with a BOO! and a Hee! Hee! Hee!
Beware, the rectangular slab
The table is a prison
to take you through
hew at rocks, polish the chains,
stare at white walls till