War and Peace

A bird flies to its nest.
A blast of fiery sunset
explodes with the onset
of attempts at peace.

Clouds glow. The moon
screams. Singed feathers
float incarnadined by bloody
lifeless shrouds. Tamam shud.

Mitali Chakravarty writes for love, peace and harmony and in that spirit runs the Borderless Journal. Read other articles by Mitali.