wild bamboo
the pencilled darkness
shimmers in rain


meditation . . .
my self in the stillness   
between thoughts


our city stands
on liquid shadows —
cyclonic floods


in a ward . . .
the stark whiteness  
of the moon


low tide
the silence of a wave 
wets my mind


Kala Ramesh is an award winning poet. Her work covering haiku, tanka, senryu, haibun and renku has appeared in leading e-zines and anthologies.