I love you the way you wantwith no thunder and a faint, loverly light-a thatched hut’s lantern flicker to your fleeing night trainSoothing kohl in my eyes as I work my way up from the floorto reach for my prizeYour smoke rings swirl right through my lips, slightly partedto complete the
This review was published in Avijit Sarkar’s The Mind Creative e-zine. Read it in the below link
Always a great honour to be at the one and only Duane’s PoeTree. Do read the commentary by Duane Vorhees in the comments by clicking on the link. That is the most interesting part of it.
Source: Duane’s PoeTree: Reena Prasad writes
Order cannot laugh
They sat in neat lines
heads turned towards the left
sitting as they were put
that wriggled its bottom
twiddled its thumbs
rocked on its bum
and created a disarray
forcing the tidy ones
to rearrange themselves
around the mess
in a bid to hide
and the sore thumb
then out loud
and was still laughing
when they threw it out
and formed a new order.
‘DIRT’ won 10$ at Abramelin’s 10th Anniversary Contest! Click on the above image or link to read the poem.
GloMag is the coming together of writers in their diverse manifestations, thoughts, and expressions – and the visual interpretation of these. – Page 194
Read the complete poem Here ☛☞Source: GloMag November 2016 – Page 194
And the Complete Magazine Here ☛ ☞https://www.joomag.com/magazine/mag/0326287001479836172/p1
Source: Spring – Visual Verse
An interview worth reading…and rereading.
Too many poets follow trends and write only stuff they think is modern or publishworthy but here is someone very comfortable with experimentation, with creating eminently readable poetry and poems that push our understanding of what poetry can be. Thanks so much Duane Vorhees for shining a light on one of the finest in our midst.
and I am mentioned in there!! Yay! 🙂