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My First Love Letter – Poetry by Madathil Rajendran Nair. Read by Dan Cristofori

Watch My First Love Letter: Get to know poet Madathil Rajendran Nair: What is the theme of your poem? CHILDHOOD INFATUATION How would you like people to respond when they read or watch your poetry reading? I WOULD LIKE THEM TO … Continue reading

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Tucson The Ma Nonpareil, Poetry by Madathil Rajendran Nair

Betwixt a crimson west of sunset
Rainbow-crowned thunder cloud on the east
Swept by ferocious gales
Lay Tucson waiting
Her locks scattered
Her feet on the north
On the Catalina mounts
Head pillowed on Santa Rita
Voluptuous, for her mate, the sky to descend Continue reading

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Shoddy Bar, Poetry by Madathil Rajendran Nair

Genre: Addiction Shoddy Bar by Madathil Rajendran Nair They sat facing one another Inside the shoddy bar Swarthy figures Like in American cartoons Their visages waxen Looks distant Cadaverous blank The figures of Jesus On The Cross His pain lighted … Continue reading

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Endless Tragedy, Poetry by Madathil Rajendran Nair

There was a grand-father tamarind tree
In front of my ancestral home
Pointing a bare finger into the sky

In the grey of monsoon drizzle
Early in the morning
A brooding crow which had a hole in one of its wings
Used to perch on it Continue reading

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My First Love Letter, Poetry by Madathil Rajendran Nair

I don’t know, I can’t tell

But there was she

My classmate

With jasmine teeth

A dance perched on her feet

Bothering my budding masculinity

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