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  • new language: a poetly reading
    30 Sep 2020 • 1 min read
    We live in interesting times - “...while you are not safe I am not safe, and now you’re really in the total animal soup of time.” (Howl, Ginsberg). That a new language of survival is emerging, goes wi...
  • Poetry Sunday @Cubbon Park with The Alipore Post
    18 Dec 2021
    So…. this evening a long pending ‘offline’ meet happened. I finally met the curator of The Alipore Post newsletter and journal. This golden name is the stuff of contemporary web poetry-art legend. On ...
  • A Cento for Poetly's 2nd Birthday
    05 Oct 2021 • 4 min read
    It is October 5th, 2021. Poetly turns two today. This a “Happy Birthday Poetly” post :) I want to take this opportunity to share some thoughts about this space. When I started Poetly, I wanted to shar...
  • Voyaging to Innocence: the first three editions
    14 Mar 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    It's been three months since I shared the first edition of Voyaging to Innocence, Poetly's virtual 2021 calendar. This is a series of digital prints released in monthly instalments, featuring poetry i...
  • New Language
    01 Oct 2020 • 1 min read
    This is the first in a series of 3 poems recorded by the poets who will be reading their poems to mark one year of Poetly on October 4th. Today’s poem is the inspiration for the title of the poetry re...
  • Re-freshening: Ted Kooser, via William Olsen's mosquito
    28 Apr 2022
    The summer is thick with mosquitoes, relentless harpoons needling the brittle fabric of tired skin. And so, let me start with a poem about these demons. Did you feel it? the devil of it, the piercing ...
  • Guest Post (Raju Tai) - Poem 105: Today
    06 Oct 2021 • 3 min read
    Hello mandali - kasa kai? surviving? Hang in there people. First things first let me just quickly share with you the poets (and linked poems) that yesterday’s Cento borrowed lines from - The title of ...
  • Dreams - Pash
    29 Nov 2021 • 2 min read
    I’m happy to be sharing another poem by Pash on Poetly today. Few days ago, serendipously, I ended up chosing his Ghaas to share on the celebration of a victory in the farmers’ protest. This poem, how...
  • When I Met My Muse
    26 Sep 2020 • < 1 min read
    Another Stafford poem today. Another ‘life poem’. Another poem about the creative life, perspective and epiphany. After O’Hara’s surreal tryst with the selfless sun, I bring to you, today, William Sta...
  • Aaj Bazar Mein Pa-ba-jaula Chalo | Walk through the bazaar today with feet in chains
    30 Apr 2022
    January Children’s fingerprints On a frozen window Of a small schoolhouse An empire, I read somewhere Maintains itself through The cruelty of its prisons - Charles Simic How is it that entire discours...