In the realm of a muddled and messy silo
not of my hiring, I cache proxemics of
irreducible flavors, from uncertainties of
a patented trim. Sky crochets analogies
that aren’t for me. High seas bristle with
wisps of suspicion. Sans water wings, a
non-swimmer, I’m left to the adventitious.
Sanjeev Sethi is the author of three books of poetry. His most recent collection is This Summer and That Summer (Bloomsbury, 2015). A Best of the Net 2017 nominee, his poems are in venues around the world: The Stray Branch, Ann Arbor Review, First Literary Review-East, Right Hand Pointing, Grey Sparrow Journal, The Synesthesia Anthology: 2013-2017, Scarlet Leaf Review, Peeking Cat Anthology 2017, Communicators League, and elsewhere. He lives in Mumbai, India.