chayamsu v r

Rookie - 73 Points (03-03-1954 / chembra)

Peacocks - Poem by chayamsu v r

peacocks i painted
in my childhood,
neither elegant nor lovely,
stroll lively
in my yards and orchards.
in my lofty years
saw a sales-boy
on the side-way
trading in peacock oil
scraped and stuffed peacocks
stood in rows
with sublime elegance.
they remembered
charcoal lines
on the ancient walls;
the feather-kids,
born in books
and flown to the hillocks

now my children draw,
in indiscriminate hues,
the peacocks on the roadside,
with the indiscoverable woods
in their mortal eyes.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, December 12, 2009

Poem Edited: Saturday, June 12, 2010


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