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
If that time ever comes
I will leave half of the world
And beside you will I stride
Happily with the feeling of peace.
Why? Because you make me complete
Make my body, soul, mind feel safe
They can close their eyes and know
No hurt will reach them from you.
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