Treasure Island

Somanathan Iyer


The place that matters


A snake coiled around
the neck of Lord siva
can speak to the hawk
without any fear
The bull that carries
Lord Siva can
confront the lion
without any fear
A lay man under
the shadow of power
takes on any one
beyond his strength
Matters the place
where you stay
Impose the courage
with nothing to fear

Submitted: Friday, December 13, 2013

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