Our Wedding Night

I knew I could never be a teacher Only a pupil and she my wife Would be the buxom teacher in front And on that day, her chalk Scribbled something elaborate and meaningful Deep within my crumbling body And the limestone – calcium carbonate dust – Sank deep until knowledge erupted From the open tip…

Grammatical Wedding

Alter is a place Embellished by many verbs – worship, exalt and kindle – Where flames burn And offerings are made When two pronouns – you and me Are defined by a noun – love As prelude ushers in One pledge of everlast Hyphenated in gold

Wife

A woman with ivory skin And honey-glazed eyes A woman of the outer shores Where carpenters chisel and flutists whistle Where he found his eternal home Inside one ward in her asylum Medicated of one beautiful feeling Dancing to the monsoon pitter-patter When the feet are slippery enough To fall head over heels Knowing she…

Merger

Richard Branson – Dick in real life Brought his company ‘Virgin’ – Bearded, a little barmy and supremely nice – To the United States of America Where he met Jeff Bezos’s megastore Amazon, a buxom female archer Who too was a virgin and liked to go topless Was D-cupped and 40 mouth-watering inches Around the…

Wedding Gown

She stood like a sail In a wooden cupboard Mastering the eerie stillness Surrounded by misty air And moldy pairs of unused heels That stood on a rack At the very bottom She has seen Long nights of hope When she could hear the eagerness Of her 35 year old owner over the phone While…

Autumn Union

An arboreal existence Where endless narration of lust co-exist Yearnings of heculean timber And soft longings of gangly tendrils Bared of beauty, absented of petals of color  When in the twilight of summer, grew a single bud of fate Where velvety petals bloomed on a solitary stalk Of a lonely tree orchid clasping a solitary bough Beautifying…

Marriage – An Account

Raindrops falling From the heavens above As two lovers stand in front of an alter Held together by what is unbreakable By mortal being or higher power Where from a sip of wine and a bite of milk rice To showers of confetti and stardust Is a celebration of a union and a rupture of…