venkatesh ram Poems
(001) In Waiting..........
Education in Kenya for the poor folk:
Nothing but, going with dragging legs,
Eager eyes, grieving minds and
Empty stomaches...craving for
The 'Sole morsel' of the day
Free from their schools,
That too to be shared in their families
Where education is the means of ends
And a philosophy untold by forefathers....
We Indians can dream the same
When things happen in this way....
We import things when our farms are left barren
And farmers are left gaping for
Better seeds....Or rebirth!
A poem dedicated to Sandhya SN
and the poorfolk of the ...
Alone In The Job
ALONE IN THE JOB
MEN SEEK TIME
SOUNDS AND FLASHES
SORROWS BORROWED FOR
MEN LONGING IN WITH AMBITIONS
ACT THEIR PERFUNCTORY ROUTINES
ALONG WITH CLOCKS AND TIME BOOKINGS