Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Chimera

Stealing the light of the candle,
She had danced with the shadows once.
Shadows
That now stand stripped naked.
The candle,
Extinguished.


First published in HT Ranchi Live, 10 April 2003.


4 comments:

probe said...

the ambiguity of the subtext is teasingly well written.

हिन्दी आलोचक said...

अच्छा है. कुछ नया पोस्ट किया जाये.. आपकी कविताओं की तलब लगी है...

adan said...

Incisive and suffocating in its countenance. Brilliant.

ankita said...

@probe: One never knows what poem will be born from a game of rearranging a limited number of words.

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