triveni spotlight A FEATURE EVERY ALTERNATE DAY! hosts: Teji Sethi and Kala Ramesh guest editor: Sanjuktaa Asopa
old enough now
to refuse my hugs
my daughter tells me
that she loves me
that she always will
--Michael Dylan Welch
(Ribbons 9:2, Fall 2013, page 53.
Conversations in Tanka, by Amelia Fielden, Port Adelaide, Australia: Ginninderra Press, 2014.
Editor's Note: The theme is ' The Ephemeral'. My endeavour here is to feature the poems that portray the ephemerality of things and emotions.