In the quiet of my cage I ally
with absorbency. Cadence
is the key. It alters wellaway,
encourages inditement. My
comp is on stream with every
sarment and its ramosity: I know
not what the neighbors are up to?
Must be fine? There has been
no funeral around my fence.
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.