Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, eager to meet publicists, literary agents, publishers and gallant, generous readers, to see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- It is a collection of poems and black and white illustrations to go with them. Some are photographs, others paintings, cyber sketches mainly.
Wildflowers in bed of rocks
A small home on a hill
Surrounded by deep blue sea
Every morning sun knocks
It up to face a lovely day.
Every evening it kisses goodnight
Before sleeping in ocean nymph’s arms,
Then the silver goddess adorns the sky
To sing for it a sweet serene lullaby.
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