June 10, 2023

My Mother Never Worked

Bonnie Smith-Yackel “Social Security Office.” (The voice answering the telephone sounds very self-assured.)“I’m calling about … I … my mother just died … I was

I Am on Sale

Hem Guragai Sale! sale! sale…! Human on sale Cheaper than Chirang cardamoms I am on sale! Cheaper than Sarbhang oranges As cheap as Bumthang potatoes

A Photon in the Dark Matter

Suraj Raj Keshari   Like salt he is, His presence not appreciated, Yet his absence makes many things flavorless. Unapologetically, a prodigy of imperfections And

A Truth

Jhallu Raju Prasad I resist to moving away, but can’t. I am reluctant to look there, but I can’t help. My stubborn mind shuns any