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A. K. Ramanujan

(16 March 1929 - 13 July 1993 / Mysore / India)

Poems of A. K. Ramanujan

1. A River 6/16/2012
2. Astronomer 6/16/2012
3. Chicago Zen 6/16/2012
4. Elements of Composition 6/16/2012
5. Extended Family 6/16/2012
6. On The Death of A Poem 6/16/2012
7. Prayers To Lord Murugan 6/16/2012
8. Self-Portrait 6/16/2012
9. Still Life 6/16/2012
10. The Black Hen 6/16/2012

Self-Portrait

I resemble everyone
but myself, and sometimes see
in shop-windows
despite the well-knownlaws
of optics,
the portrait of a stranger,
date unknown,
often signed in a corner
by my father.

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