Prayag Saikia

Fossil - Poem by Prayag Saikia

Slay me,
and place my body,
beneath a rock.

One day,
the rock,
shall conjure up my spirit.

I'll wait,
till you send me a quill,
at the end of your flight.

To start a line again,
on the smiling Buddha, -
my metamorphosed friend,
who guards me in drought.

Topic(s) of this poem: dream

Form: Blank Verse

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  • Indira Renganathan (4/12/2018 4:58:00 AM)

    Superb the title too very much....thank you (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Poem Edited: Wednesday, April 11, 2018

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