Tonight

Night descends.

An electric pole short circuits,
Bringing the dark, and, a dead snake that climbed it.

Thickening rain clouds
Hang like gray curtains around the red sky.

A pall of gloom
Stirs the air, conjuring up dull sounds

That lull senses,
And, muffle many an ear.

*Poetry Potluck

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About Amrita Ghosh

About Moi - I like to think I am a simple person while most people tend to disagree. I like lots of things, sometimes quite contrary ones, a
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7 Responses to Tonight

  1. Jingle says:

    Happy Easter,,
    Bless you today.
    stunning words.

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  2. Amrita Ghosh says:

    thanks Ji! Hope you had a good Easter too 🙂

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  3. TK says:

    Can see this when eyes are closed!! Stunning indeed !! Thanks

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  4. Rajlakshmi says:

    brilliant.. just brilliant imagery…
    powerful words there

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  5. Jingle says:

    very lovely….

    A++

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  6. Jamie Dedes says:

    A rather exotic experience well poemed. I like it, Amitra.

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  7. Jess says:

    Great imagery!

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