Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- It is a collection of poems and black and white illustrations that go with them, hope you will enjoy them.
Life is short let’s smile and play
Now that the day is bright
Lets bask ourselves in its glory
Lets live like children full of glee.
Tomorrow when our share of dark days
Will come down to choke us we will
Pull down these days, these golden rays
And scatter them around us till night dawns.
25.05.09, Garia, Kolkata