spring 2024

Maruti Naik
Mar 24, 2024

have flowers bloomed
wherever you are.

out here
we make do
with just two seasons
the others don’t make home here
at best
they pay but a fleeting visit
rest a while
in our balconies
and leave behind
a defiant rose
a graceful hibiscus
and some flowers
I can’t remember the names of.



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