From the Palette

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Author: Jyotsna Srivastava
Pages: 60
Year of Publication: 2010
Price: HB Rs 100, FB Rs 80
HB 978-93-5045-005-5 (9789350450055)
FB 978-93-5045-006-2 (9789350450062)

About the Author:
Dr. Srivastava holds a gold medal from the University of Allahabad. She has worked as guest faculty at the university since 1998. She is the author of That Inly Touch of Love, Shakespeare’s Women: A Psychological Insight.


the homecoming

i thought he would
come back
with mud in his shoes
his shirt dripping
his soul drenched
to the warmth of the hearth
after the mad rains.
but he waited
for the full season
to leave him.

he started dry.

i shut the door.

43 poems

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