while the hammock sleeps

a softer world,
a crueler world
-drops
soundless while

you make endless love to my
disarranged words
-rumblespooked

it
would be a shame
to
lie
now

if only i could stay squaking in
bluejaynights,
-can'tstay-can'tlie

die

try

 

A student of Comparative Literature for most part of the day, Srishti Dutta Chowdhury reads, listens to whatever catches her fancy and writes a tad bit whenever she cannot do without putting some words to paper. Besides reading, writing, living poetry, she fancies herself as a food philanderer and keenly follows food photography. Her photography can be viewed at the Instagram handle ''srishtiduttachowdhury''. Her poetry can be read at https://amillionroadstonowhere.wordpress.com/.