Ananta Madhavan

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Ananta Madhavan Poems

441. Geneva Lakeside 3/14/2014
442. Beneath The Surface 2/4/2014
443. Words For Passing Moments 2/14/2015
444. Beyond Season, Mist Or Mystery 11/28/2014
445. Rain On A Window Pane 8/13/2014
446. Reading A Tough Book 3/28/2015
447. Water Festival, Rangoon,1960 4/2/2014
448. Crossword Puzzle 1/31/2014
449. The Philosopher 12/12/2013
450. Small Poems And Echoes 2/8/2016
451. Fire Hymn 4/30/2014
452. Six Short Verses 12/7/2014
453. Thomas Hardy's Poems 5/10/2014
454. Order Out Of Chaos 2/21/2014
455. 'Did I Ever Exist? ' 10/30/2014
Best Poem of Ananta Madhavan

'Did I Ever Exist? '

I am not sure I ever lived, except in this imagined space,
This concoction of words that perhaps make a little sense
To a kindly heart like yours.

If I was never born,
I never died. Was I immortal
Without ever being me, a person with a body, mind and soul,
Like you, but different, a unique variant?

I am no freak, no fiction, once I was a fact,
If Time can be trusted, solar or cosmic.
My tale is sad and simple. Mother's womb
Was all the world I ever knew
Before I grew to be a person,
Rather than a form of words, your words, this ...

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The Philosopher

Others may hack and saw,
He troubled the root
With a question mark.

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