Seshan Krishnan


Midsummer Heat


Mid summer heat

cicadas in the trees

afternoon sun and a cool breeze



lazy saturday

ten hours sleep with dreams

work left satisfactorily behind



butterflies on the bush

neighbours goats in the yard

rice pilaf, kurma with cabbage on the stove

house smells of cinnamon and cloves



4G connectivity at last

Submitted: Saturday, August 03, 2013
Edited: Friday, August 30, 2013

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