Voice When an idea murmurs in your ear – fuel it with midnight thought streams, and stir in pools of just-right words, ferment it with troughs and crests of the heart, and stress and unstress with syllable lots, sprinkle
UP TO US! I tap and a butterfly flies away I drink my milk from a bottle of glass and the blue whales swim away from extinction I switch off a light as I exit a room and
thousand scattered clouds ablaze in sun’s wave goodnight, beautiful indeed: how in the blink of an eye this moment shall pass me by. ©Namratha Varadharajan POETRY TYPE: JISEI JISEI is a type of Japanese Poetry also known as the DEATH POEM.
REVIVE Let us stand sister to sister, shoulder to shoulder rejoicing in our almond, cocoa, lily, lemony skin proud to be working with our hands to plant seeds of trust with deep roots that will breathe forests alive. Let us
Not Quite Quiet I shall Be loud Be heard I shall Laugh out loud Roll on the floor Jump in muddy puddles Walk alone I shall Occupy space Do a jig in a public place Walk alone at night No