POETS OF THE MONTH DAY 6: Ayesha Chatterjee

For Poetry Month, I’d like to bring to your attention poets that I’ve loved.

Today, it’s Ayesha Chatterjee:

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Her website: http://www.ayeshachatterjee.com/

Twitter page: https://twitter.com/profoundpapaya

An interview with her: http://www.openbookontario.com/news/road_ayesha_chatterjee_ifoa_ontario_interview_series

Her poetry:  

Snow

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Don’t underestimate the skill of blankness.
The beauty of exquisite intent, when multiplied
into a universe, can be a terrible thing, weighted
and pure. Watch how it stills perception into memory,
whole cities at a time, like bullets, like babies’ breath,
the gods of the new century put implacably
in their place, the sun the jewel in its crown.

Where to buy her book: http://www.amazon.com/The-Clarity-Distance-Ayesha-Chatterjee/dp/1897411324/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1331491282&sr=8-1

Enjoy more poetry and walk the talk.

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