Didn’t Morgan Freeman Play God?

How around supermarkets In Sri Lanka, there are signs saying “Don’t Go Silly” meaning not to use “Silly-Silly bags”,  Which are not biodegradable, and pollutes waste dumps, And water ways and rivers. Plastic, A polymer, survives from the Mormon bastion of Utah, To a pearl-drop island of Sri Lanka, From big love, to a land…

Cherry Picking

How love ushers in the moment, You let in a cherry picker, pick your first harvest. How Prunus avium, the wild cherry Is also called the bird cherry, How she, a woman, has a nose for curiosity, Unbuttoning his shirt. How we are children Trapped inside adult bodies, letting effervescence rise, Until we are brimming…

A Fox’s Wedding

How when the sun Coincides with the rain in Sri Lanka, It is called a Fox’s wedding, While the slogan “Melbourne weather” Tells us that sun and rain, Can spring on the same day. While unlike the pessimistic Sri Lankan, who will complain About the weather, an optimistic white woman Somewhere in North Carolina, Sees…

Bangers and Mash

Sausages curled with foreskin ends, And mashed potato, slimy yet solid, While a cricket mad nation goes to the pub for Some bangers and mash, While watching an IPL match, That happens hundreds Of miles away. Priyanka Chopra Come on screen, supporting a charity, As there are whistles In the pub, dirty old British Men,…