Selected Poems from the Used Book


Prologue: Published Poet


Chapter One: Food for Thought

Food for Thought

Routine

Mother India, circa 1997

Apostrophe to Poverty

Chapter Two: My Buried Youth

My Buried Youth

Magan Bhai

Nanaji Rao

Papiah

Chapter Three: Portrait of a Lady

Portrait of a Lady

Neurotica

Undies

Lost Cause

Chapter Four: Roach Trap

Roach Trap

Violet

A Version of Snow

Swan Song

Chapter Five: Metropolis

Metropolis

Mehdipatnam Musings

The River and the Road

I Must be Resposible for all This

 

Chapter Six: Necropolis

Necropolis

A Ruined Walk

Tipu's Fall

The Call

Chapter Seven: Heroine

Heroine

Your Fallen Profession

Miss Gobble

The Original

Chapter Eight: Majority

Majority

What Father Knew

Grasshopper

Homo Sapiens

Chapter Nine: Survivors

Survivors

Our Last Extravagance

Dharmaraj

Duryodhana's Last Word

 

Chapter Ten: Hymn to Her

Hymn to Her

Umbrellas

Hill Station: A Romance

My Date With You

 

Epilogue:Used Book

 


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