Tucket from close-by bluff expresses
the awkwardness of emotion we’re
undergoing. To understand love and
its engobe is antsy and uneasy. I envy
hubris of headlands. It reminds me of
the hauteur of togetherness. To be pair
of turtledoves with a pickthank is easy
but to continue seems like scutwork.
Sanjeev Sethi is the author of three well-received books of poetry. His most recent collection is This Summer and That Summer (Bloomsbury, 2015). His poems are in venues around the world: 3:AM Magazine, The Curly Mind, Novelmasters, Sentinel Literary Quarterly, Morphrog 14, Your One Phone Call, Indefinite Space, Serving House Journal, Experiential-Experimental-Literature, The Penwood Review, Right Hand Pointing, Otoliths, and elsewhere. He lives in Mumbai, India.