A short poem about language relief

Eashan Kotha
Loose Words
Published in
Mar 17, 2021


Photo by GRÆS Magazine on Unsplash

I take off my English
and put it on the coat rack.

It sits there, ready for my next trip.

I walk to my closet
With light steps

I pull a cozy nightdress
A second, third, fourth language
Not fully feathered but comfortable

I settle in, my feet up on the recliner

By Eashan Reddy Kotha



Eashan Kotha
Loose Words

Neurobiology and film enthusiast. Aspiring physician. I love poetry too. Buy my book of haiku: