English poetry

Poems in English

Sonnet for Mother

Decked in blooms, Swaddled in gold filigreed shrouds, Smeared with perfumes, She traveled into the clouds. A life of love […]

Is White a Color?

White, pristine, unblemished They say it is not a color I love white mists, clouds Lingering on blue mountains. White, […]

Delhi – A Re-visitation

It’s akin to visiting my foster mother, today, That I am returning to you, mother city, after twenty years, I […]

Muskaan – A Poem

When she smiles she sends happiness A million pleasant thrills of the heart To parched souls thirsting for love In […]

To my son

You will realize this wisdom, When you are my age, and experience, Gained from being in vexing situations, Yet, being […]

Bombay

In your bosom we wake up with fear, In your sky there’s only unending tears, You always roar, but within, […]

Passing showers

Yesterday a passing, transient shower, Slaked my thirst so gently, softly, Showers in March are unheard – In this arid […]

Loneliness

I pause midway in the in the whirl, Of deadlines, things undone, And average the sadness and joys – There […]