The Story of a Spadix

Got a surprise this morning to see a spadix on my lemon grass. I posted the photograph on a Facebook gardening group. When somebody asked me on the group how did this happen, I realized something was amiss. I did a Google Lens search and learnt that this compound flower is characteristic of the SweetContinue reading “The Story of a Spadix”

Lost

#SundayPrompt #SilverLeafPoetry #PoetryContest Today’s Entry https://www.instagram.com/p/CHUV3kUlH_p/?igshid=n9lya2d0krdt Some day they will wonderWhere did all the people go?With their dreams and deedsNow rust and patina buried deepEntangled in moss and frothWas it life incompleteOr how it was meant to be?They find a tiffin box withRemnants of a mealA torn cloth – a shroud or veilWho will tell?BuriedContinue reading “Lost”

Insanity

Hide the madnessIn glowing eyesLet them think itโ€™s joyOr pleasure clandestineLet none knowThe passion that flowsIn your dark veinsAnd the mind plays gamesShuffling between sanityAnd insanity that thrivesIn your deepest core