Redhead

How beautiful to blaze away, Like an amber flame, That dances in the crazy wind,  And bundles to an elastic hair band, After a morning shower. How every thread-like leaf, Carelessly frolics in the daylight hours, Each a sculpture in blazing red. And sunburnt and rain-spoiled, they stand, Like the red tiles, on an angled…

Water (On International Water Day)

Sometimes gold is found In the transparent form. The lake, The river, the aquifer, the well,  All places for prospecting for That precious element, water. How life will always be, The water bodies that we preserve, And the exobiological quests, We launch, to find the residue, Of extant water, hidden deep beneath The mantle of…