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.
So he told you cruel words
called you what you never were!
It pierced deep inside you
and shattered you to pieces.
People often act like that,
without any rhyme or reason.
Just close your eyes, say and mean
“ I am not keeping anything you gave!”
1.07.09, Garia, Kolkata