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  BABA FARID ON THE BLACKSTOCK ROAD
(poet's note: the poem was inspired by a visit to a punjabi shop in north london where the lad at the counter didn't know about anardana but my request brought his old mother out of the kitchen with a bag of pomegranate seeds AND some masala that she ...
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  THE BEST IS YET TO COME
She wears her motto inscribed in golden letters inside her head, walking through walls, invisible; seeing the world as never before.
Poetry
 
 
  THE GARDEN (after Lazar Julia)
The garden acquired a quiet grace Wrapt in your motherly care, The trees were at ease in their place As year followed fruitful year.
Poetry
 
 
  ALL IS WELL (Derived from the film Three Idiots, and dedicated to its cast and crew)
Our blind nightwatchman rises from a postprandial nap at midnight and starts on his rounds through familiar lanes and alleyways with their familiar smells and resident pack of loud- mouthed strays, strikes the familiar lamp-posts with his ...
Poetry
 
 
 
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THERE IS A LIZARD ON THIS BUS
Weary, at the end of your day, you enter an evening bus. You attach seamlessly ...
 
SHOOTING AT SHARKS
In the summer of 1966 we went by ship from East Pakistan to West Pakistan. We ...
 
 
 
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