“Centuries telescoped into one evanescent moment.” – Arundhati Roy

Sitting in

The dark

Drenching herself

In moonlight,

She closed her eyes…

Centuries telescoped

Through the brief water of

Her eyes.


7 thoughts on “Moment

  1. Trini says:

    Oh, so so so beautiful!!! πŸ™‚

  2. F.G.M. says:

    The three last lines are amazing. Beautiful poem! Thanks for sharing πŸ™‚

  3. Rachael Charmley says:

    Beautiful. And I love Arundhati Roy πŸ™‚

  4. Thank you Rachael πŸ™‚ I know! I love. love her πŸ™‚ There’s so much of depth in her novel…

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