Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Flame (A Tanka)


       The Earth is fragrant

Spring alights on Palash* flame

       Colors in all hearts

The blue above showers light

A lone cuckoo’s tireless cry



*Palash is a beautiful flower that sets the sky ablaze around this time in the State of West Bengal where I live


Posted for Alan’s prompt Flame @ PoetryJam