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Poetry|Shyam Sunder Smoke Screen I should have known, after all it is basic tactics, the use of smoke is always a means of deception, smoke is always a ruse to confuse or a screen to conceal. I should have known, smoke drifts with the wind. I should have built walls instead. Certainly, I would have built walls. If I had the means of a foundation and concrete.

Poetry|Sunil Sharma A white river of light A white river of light Flows ahead and Always travels beside, On the tranquil mornings, In the grimy suburbs, Unleashed by a baby-faced wintry sun High above in a clean sky; The highway dips abruptly, And Rises up again, Like heated verbal attacks, Dying out and again revived, Among the sparring couples, And Often heard outside, Floating on putrid air, Snatches vicious, 122

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