Paper Poetry
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Paper Poetry

January Postcard

A poem and an illustration

art by Author collage made on Canva

Like an old postcard
which I want to keep.
The month of January
is now a poem on the page.

That first month
now a fragrance
which I trapped.

This sketch of cake was done in a cafe last weekend. I wrote the poem and tried to trap the magic of January in a quiet way.



We are living in the digital world, covered in the autonomous aspects & tracked motions of life. Yet, somehow we are losing some critical elements. Keyboards, touchpads, & speech-to-text are there, but we believe that handwritten words on paper is still meaningful to some poets.

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Priyanka Srivastava

Priyanka Srivastava

Editor of ShabdAaweg Review, Writer when I am free, Artist when my words are silent and reader when there are books which I love to read.