friends in blue bird land

Maruti Naik
May 10, 2022


encounter many here
never met in person
nor spoken

a like in solidarity
a retweet in support
anxious if not online
dm to check on
how one is doing

thoughts shared
behind common barricades
different boats
same storm

we find friends
we trust
we hope
we hold fast
and move forward

for my good friend — Richard.



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