THE BULL By Veerajee

Veerajee

Standing at the intersection of the four roads, it bellows. A bull huge like an elephant! Solid and white like a massive chunk of cheese! It looks powerful enough to pull a locomotive were it yoked to it…….. “Somebody’s perhaps?”…

MEANINGLESS UNION

Puranam

by Puranam Subrahmanya Sarma. Srihari arrived in Howrah Station with a suitcase full of ideals. When he first arrived there, he was overwhelmed with the thought that this was his country and this wealth was his. He watched the buses…

RIVER FLOWS

The river flowsLike a thousand-hooded cobra UncoilingIn a sly, sensuous oscillation Like an archetypal danseuse In a dazzling finale, Full of zest and splendor, The river flows. The river flows. And moves on as she flows. The river flowsAnd moves…

Malathi Who?

Shakespeare raised The compelling question What is in a name? So I thought Until now. A query popped in my head, Who’s Malathi? All the intriguing relationships Among Indians! I am chinnamma, the little lady, at home Peddamma at work,…