Ramesh Iyengar

Freshman - 686 Points (15-03-1969 / Paramakudi)

Ramesh Iyengar Poems

1. Of Payment & Procrastination 10/25/2007
2. The Mamsapuram Saga 3/28/2008
3. The Voice Of A Bird 3/28/2008
4. The Disaster 3/28/2008
5. The Poetry For Farewell Day 3/28/2008
6. The Scent Of His Ladylove's Hairlock 3/28/2008
7. Letter Of Leave Of Absence 10/12/2009
8. Blessings From Hymen 10/21/2009
9. Here Ends Another Sea Day 11/1/2009
10. Down The Memory Lane 3/17/2010
11. A Sonnet On An Unknown Rascal 3/17/2010
12. A Sonnet On ‘ Conjoined’ Sisters 3/19/2010
13. Allah ! Allah ! 6/2/2010
14. Of My Town And Men I Sing 11/21/2006
15. The Weavers Of My Town 11/21/2006
16. The Milkman Mr. Vanniyan 11/21/2006
17. What I Price The Most 11/21/2006
18. A Loaf Of Bread & Three Pints Of Water 11/21/2006
19. Another Winter Evening And Hot Tea Cups 11/21/2006
20. To Mom With Love........ 11/21/2006
21. I Was Green Once Or The Tale Of A Tall Mountain 11/21/2006
22. Of Subtle Things That Skipped Your Notice 11/23/2006
23. A Sonnet To My Employer-2 7/28/2007
24. A Sonnet To My Employer-4 7/28/2007
25. Sonnet--Breakfast In Gurunathan Cafe 4/19/2011
26. Susila And Sambar 5/29/2011
27. Breakfast In Gurunathan Cafe (A Sonnet) 5/30/2011
28. A Commissioner’s ComplaİNt 6/28/2011
29. Sonnet - Unpaid Commissioner 6/28/2011
30. A Plea 7/14/2011
31. Resignation 8/23/2011
32. Sonnet -14 (A Counter Petition) 3/1/2012
33. April & May 3/20/2014
34. Sonnet – Prior Notice 3/22/2014
35. Resignation Of A Teacher 4/5/2014
36. A Tutor Leaves The School 4/5/2014
37. Human Sandwich 2/2/2015
38. A Sonnet On The Occasion Of Betrothal Of A Pal 4/24/2015
39. Vadakkangulam Village 6/30/2015
40. The Windmill 6/30/2015

Comments about Ramesh Iyengar

  • Nirmal Guru (1/18/2008 12:03:00 PM)

    I strongly condemn about this poem, i dont know why the people are writing about others caste or religion, when they are having a lesser vision. The initial line, ' They call themselves as saaliyar' itself is a problem, i think. In my point of view, nobody knows who created castes and nobody calls themselves as this caste or that caste. And the way he narrates the caste, it seems they are uneducated. But he should mind, nearly 75% of this caste are educated(including myself) , some are working in abroad.My Request is please stop writing poems which hurts castes or religion or individuals.

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Best Poem of Ramesh Iyengar

Small-Scale Reflections On A Great House

Sometimes I think that nothing
that ever comes into this house
goes out. Things that come in everyday
to lose themselves among other things
lost long ago among
other things lost long ago;

lame wandering cows from nowhere
have been known to be tethered,
given a name, encouraged


to get pregnant in the broad daylight
of the street under the elders'
supervision, the girls hiding

behind windows with holes in them.

Unread library books
usually mature in two ...

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Blessings From Hymen

Blessings from Hymen

As two branches of
well-grown plants
grafted to yield
fair, sweet new one.


As mellow honey dripped in

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