The smiling man who blabbers!

a free verse on that man i meet in the park, every day

Photo by Fabrizio Azzarri on Unsplash

my eyes were perched on that man,
that homeless man who i see every single day,
rapidly motioning in the park, a friendly face,
waiting for you to smile back, and then wave,
and keep walking, walking,
blabbering something, continuously,
in a language i do not know, his footsteps, caressing,
those penrose stairs and i…



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Somsubhra Banerjee

Somsubhra Banerjee


Loves mountains, sea waves, old buildings, petrichor, sound of night crickets, haiku, kintsukuroi , books, dogs, silences and also cacophonies!:)