Posts Tagged ‘Kala Ramesh’

Vol. 1 No. 13: Bryce W. Fauble, Robert Moyer, Kala Ramesh, Pravat Kumar Padhy, Nu Quang

Monday, April 9th, 2012

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“Should Youths Committing Excessive Violence in Sports Be Arrested?” (read more)

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baseball…
the red, white and blue
of bruises

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Poem by Bryce W. Fauble. Read more by this poet.

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“Is a Calorie a Calorie?” (read more)

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pastry counter
big buns looking
to get bigger

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Poem by Robert Moyer. Read more by this poet. Originally published in Daily Haiku.

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“What is Priyanka Gandhi afraid of?” (read more)

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who are you
other than the I
he asks . . .
I stutter & mutter
something about being nothing

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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“Battered Indian girl Baby Falak dies in hospital” (read more)

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tender bud—
the light buried
under darkness

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Poem by Pravat Kumar Padhy. Read more by this poet.

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“Barren setting sidetracks Romney’s Detroit speech” (read more)

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old wine
in a new bottle . . .
a fading brand

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Poem by Nu Quang. Read more by this poet.

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Vol 1. No. 17: Laurence Stacey, Nu Quang, Laryalee Fraser, Kala Ramesh, Chen-ou Liu

Monday, May 7th, 2012

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“Obama again breaks promise to commemorate Armenian ‘genocide’” (read more)

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radio news
of ethnic cleansing
more bees
in the neighbor’s
bougainvillea

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Poem by Laurence Stacey. Read more by this poet.

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“Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi wins in Myanmar by-election” (read more)

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springtime
the weather vane shifts
direction

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Poem by Nu Quang. Read more by this poet.

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“Backyard Pesticide Use May Fuel Bee Die-Offs” (read more)

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opening day
another honey bee
finds the crocus

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Poem by Laryalee Fraser. Read more by this poet.

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“Chef Sanjeev Kapoor takes tour of White House kitchen” (read more)

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far horizons
the crocus catches
a sunbeam

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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“How Kodak Succumbed to the Digital Age” (read more)

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starless night
a kodak moment
on my gray wall

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Poem by Chen-ou Liu. Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 1 No. 18: Kala Ramesh, Claire Everett, Terry O’Connor, Nu Quang, Michael Henry Lee

Monday, May 14th, 2012

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“Lost boy finds mother using Google Earth after 25 years” (read more)

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crossing river boulders
………the moon becomes whole again

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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“What price our roads?” (read more)

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road tax…
the further I’ll walk
in Basho’s footsteps

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Poem by Claire Everett. Read more by this poet.

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“A Universe Without Purpose” (read more)

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dandelion puff…
I try to grasp
an expanding universe

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Poem by Terry O’Connor. Read more by this poet.

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“Young, old gather in Seattle to urge an end to violence” (read more)

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gun culture—
budding daffodils wither
in dry mud

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Poem by Nu Quang. Read more by this poet.

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“Next Great Depression? MIT study predicting ‘global economic collapse’ by 2030 still on track” (read more)

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blue moon—
the luxury
of bread and water

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Poem  by Michael Henry Lee. Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 1 No. 21: Laurence Stacey, Dick Whyte, Aditya Bahl, Kala Ramesh

Monday, June 4th, 2012

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“Richard Wilkinson: How economic inequality harms societies” (read more)

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cemetery
even here
the poor section

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Poem by Laurence Stacey. Read more by this poet.

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“Campaign calls for ‘living wage’” (read more)

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minimum wage…
I envy
the sparrow

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Poem by Dick Whyte. Read more by this poet.

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“Rockman and Satyam Auto workers continue their struggle despite the state’s insensitivity and brutality” (read more)

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hunger strike
into its second week…
waning moon

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Poem by Aditya Bahl. Read more by this poet.

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“Wild Elephants gather inexplicably, mourn death of ‘Elephant Whisperer’” (read more)

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everything
comes from the unborn. . .
spring song

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 1 No. 35: Alan Summers, Kala Ramesh, Chen-ou Liu, Pravat Kumar Padhy, Jimmy the Peach

Monday, September 10th, 2012

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“‘Ame no Namae’: New words for monster rains” (read more)

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the names of rain
a blackbird’s subsong
into dusk

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Poem by Alan Summers. Read more by this poet.

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“419 scam uses Pravin Gordhan’s name” (read more)

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CONGRATULATIONS
you’ve won $5,000,000.00USD:
I count the zeros

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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“Syria’s Assad urges army to step up fight; UN says regime using warplanes” (read more)

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Damascus sky
a chandelier glitters
in the debris

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Poem by Chen-ou Liu. Read more by this poet.

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“Mars Rover’s “Crazy” Landing, Step by Step” (read more)

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beyond the horizon
a migratory bird
busy in nesting

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Poem by Pravat Kumar Padhy. Read more by this poet.

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“Goose Migration Marks Seasonal Changes” (read more)

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geese are gone…
a different kind of silence
from the pond

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Poem by Jimmy the Peach. Read more by this poet.

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Vol. 2 No. 5: Sonam Chhoki, Michael Henry Lee, Rita Odeh, Kala Ramesh, Carla Shepard Sims

Monday, January 28th, 2013

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“India mourns Delhi rape victim with candlelit vigils” (read more)

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Dehli rape—
a crow struggles to perch
on the swaying oak

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Poem by Sonam Chhoki. Read more by this poet.

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“Is global drought really getting worse?” (read more)

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climate change—
another sweater goes
to Goodwill

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Poem  by Michael Henry Lee. Read more by this poet.

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“Abbas rejects Israel’s refugee ‘trick’” (read more)

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a fly stuck
in the spider’s web—
refugee tent

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Poem by Rita Odeh. Read more by this poet.

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“The Super Bowl of sibling rivalry” (read more)

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she points out
the difference in our age
sibling rivalry

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Poem by Kala Ramesh. Read more by this poet.

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“Parents want answers about daughter’s coma” (read more)

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daylily
after months in a coma
she smiles… briefly

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Poem by Carla Shepard Sims. Read more by this poet.

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