Pradip Chattopadhyay

Silver Star - 3,338 Points (28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

Hair - Poem by Pradip Chattopadhyay

Hair styles
Hair colors
Brunet te
Or just black

A few strands of which
I found in her comb
In one untravelled recess of wardrobe
An untouched memento
From past two decades
Not graying
Not growing

black and thick

the only relic

for her son!

Comments about Hair by Pradip Chattopadhyay

  • (1/8/2014 2:31:00 PM)

    As Valsa says, your poem suddenly deepens into a very moving end. In the wardrobe you found treasure, and in simple words you express a beautiful tribute. (Report) Reply

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  • Valsa George (1/8/2014 10:01:00 AM)

    The hair is a reminder of a joy gone, I fear! From a casual tone, the poem suddenly takes a serious tone and culminates in pathos! A great write! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 7, 2014

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