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
Standing at the window
Gazing out at dark landscape
Glistening with drops of rain
In light from the street lamp.
Deeply I inhaled the moist wind
Felt blessed, I could see, smell
And I could inhale, exhale
More than that I could cherish them!
19.07.09, Garia, Kolkata