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Erin Post interviews
Abhay K


Our poetry co-editor Erin Post recently had this exchange with Abhay K, our Issue #17 featured poet. Here’s what he had to say about the connection between his work as a diplomat and a poet, some of the projects he has worked on in the past, and what he is working on now… Read more


Poetry Issue #17

1. Siddhartha

By Abhay K

I must have been cruel

to turn my face from my young wife

my newborn

longing for my lullabies.

I secretly fled at night

without goodbyes

riding my beloved horse the night through

who died exhausted at dawn.
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