Soleá: from Lyon to Angers

01 August 2010

Phoenix in front, dragon on your back; both soared in that dance of solitude.

A wingtip shattered the moon that night: shards illumed your dance of solitude.

Onyx, obsidia’n glacier for muscle, bone and blood: in which chasm

Karthika Nair Karthika Nair is a Paris-based poet. She is the author of Bearings and her poems have been published in Indian Literature, 60 Indian Poets, Bloodaxe Book of Contemporary Indian Poets and The Literary Review.

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