Alien World


Words float
like fluff in a sky
hovering out of reach

from the velvet expanse
they taunt my inability
to grasp their altered form

Their foreign tongue leaves me
in an alien world with no map
to guide me back home

© 2021 All rights reserved, Uma Venkatraman

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