Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- It is a collection of poems and black and white illustrations that go with them, hope you will enjoy them.
Myriad colours of earth
So you say you are stalked by jealousy
Though have surrendered to humility
From your very soul you know
You are not superior to any one.
Jealousy is called blind my dear
Don’t expect it to distinguish
Between arrogance and dignity
So just be what you are and let it be!
19.07.09, Garia, Kolkata