barsu — friends step in

Maruti Naik
Apr 29, 2023

the earth
their friend
flowers that bloomed
in the trees
it nourished
the swings they tied
to mighty branches
their dreams
taking flight
in that cool shade

they have not forgotten
they lie down today
they protect their friend
with body & soul



Maruti Naik

I write to remember. I write to remain honest. I write to leave a bread crumb trail for my daughter. I write to relax. Trying to impress my better half, I write