Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, eager to meet publicists, literary agents, publishers and gallant, generous readers, to see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- It is a collection of poems and black and white illustrations to go with them. Some are photographs, others paintings, cyber sketches mainly.
Of dreams and reality
Spread your golden wings
Higher grounds are calling
Leave behind pain, sorrow
Look at a golden tomorrow.
Don’t dwell in past, it’s gone
Don’t bank on future, it’s a hope
Live in today, build and cherish
A golden foundation for future hope.
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