Six words story. Themed on rain.
A free verse poem exploring the possibilities of colours.
No gain without pain.
Behind the scenes:-Some days ago, five planets, namely, Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, happened to appear in the night sky/ pre-dawn hours along with crescent moon. I didn't get to witness their appearance , but drew inspiration for this piece.
Thoughts behind the Tanka :-What others see as lucky or the desired life, may be a cursed one or not that fanciful for the one living it. Many a times, the desired life, may not fulfil that person's actual needs/ aspirations.
A free verse poem.