Christmas

Supermarkets in town, Are decorated red, green and white Regiform snowflakes everywhere you look Making the Christmas deceptively white, In this tropical country, that has never seen snow. All the while, the cashiers at supermarkets Wear Santa hats, letting goods slide on, down a counter, Almost like a conveyer belt, In Santa‚Äôs toy factory in…

Christmas

When eggnog is grog and yule log is cake And a little cheer blows through The endearing heart and merry-making Becomes a hazard zone to your balance and poise When a kiss appreciates under a poison-wreath And affection is not just lip-chemistry but gift-bonanzas As obese men become chuckling saints Drifting on wind tarmacs on…

A Christmas Gift

In a gift that bridges one heart to another Where spirals and tendrils of ribbon And sheaths of wrapping paper Are cross-laced in a patchwork of holly green and berry red Infusing the curious heart with an ounce of anticipation Where beyond the reciprocation of the tangibility of love In the ephermerality of season Rests…