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Clean-cut Man

This Sunday,  I learnt of wing collars, paisley ties and gingham checks. There was more on the length and width of the ties, the fall of the trousers and fashion-tips on cuffs. Cuffs, collars, ties and checks- who ever said man … Continue reading

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tree on business | Scribbling Stone 13

my heart in the marsh man-grove dense we liked the birds alighting with bony feet, dirt feather flight sunlight sneaking aground through my interleaves then came the day they made the road inroads into my heart i shook all aquiver … Continue reading

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The Show-stopper

lavender and blue in cross-threaded rue, even the quiet blue clashes in shiny rebellion, his eyebrows arched in helpless horror, as blue-gold glitter clamour in the clutter to keep him cool, cashed and beautiful- stoned, he is and preciously too! … Continue reading

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i wish, thrice over

i didn’t ask for it, i’m no fan of blood and gore. couldn’t it have waited a little more- the stain and pain? why did nature have to mark, childhood’s end in forever red discharge?   for me it used … Continue reading

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Shirty

trousers that bring to mind, war-time rationing, of cloth, i mean. shapely shoes, pointy-toed, heeled and heavy, not for the ballerina with meaty thighs.. shirts that think short sleeves and hair all over the arm-band, is cool and can collect, glances, one … Continue reading

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Wholly uncool

New event in athletics- running, hampered by a bulky, prospectively unsteady baggage on your back, dressed not in the stretchiest of trousers, buttoned to the throat, replete with a  tie that flaps and distracts you. Shoes, you can choose. But this is serious and your … Continue reading

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The Slant (What’s the charm if one’s not askew?)

It’s quite green, pristine and clear on this side where light falls, bathing the tree in a glow divine. But then, you can’t ignore that unmistakable lean towards the murky, dark waters- cold and sticky but enticing just the same. … Continue reading

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