Punch/ I Kissed a Girl, I Liked it!

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On , we present are two love of Ampat. The first is tongue-in-cheek, and the second, rich in symbolism.


Love is balding

Growing a paunch

Writes fewer poems

They say

Has gone into hiding

But inside the impotent

Softness of love

Love is sexy

Always green

The rot can’t get in

There, a eucalyptus tree is stirring

In the wild, we(s)t wind

An aster is unfolding

Yes, love, don’t you know –

It still packs a punch.


I a , I Liked it!

Your fruit hangs low

upon the bough;

so low that I can touch it

red as a blush

in love’s blood-rush.

Mad with ,

come, it.

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Different Truths wishes Happy World Day to all its readers. On this occasion, we present works of five poets. Our celebrated poets are: Dr Ampat V. Koshy, Santosh Bakaya, Joyce Yarrow, Prof. Smita Agarwal and Anumita Chatterjee Roy.
Click on the links of other four poets below:
Ampat Varghese Koshy

Ampat Varghese Koshy

Dr Koshy A.V. is the author, co-author, editor or anthologist in/of eleven books, the last ones being 'The Significant Anthology' and 'Umbilical Chords' where he was co-editor and contributor. He is primarily a poet, critic, columnist, teacher and editor who also writes fiction. He was nominated for the Pushcart Prize for poetry in 2012 and has other significant awards too to his credit.
Ampat Varghese Koshy

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