Hey Tamil, This Bol is For You! 

My language comes to me...

Updated08 Aug 2017, 12:27 PM IST
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BOL LOVE YOUR BHASHA
Tamil poetry! 
Tamil poetry! 

Dear Tamizh,

This one's for you.

As I roam the endlessness of my imaginings

Words bloom and scent the air.

And my language comes to me

Like the silent pleasure of a sigh.

I wait, as if in penance, for words to come

They come, as promised;

Infinite rain clouds

To quench the thirst of a lone sapling

In a pathless desert.

Love,

Vikram

(We all love to express ourselves, but how often do we do it in our mother tongue? Here's your chance! This Independence Day, khul ke bol with BOL – Love your Bhasha. Sing, write, perform, spew poetry – whatever you like – in your mother tongue. Send us your BOL at bol@thequint.com or WhatsApp it to 9910181818)

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Published: 31 Jul 2017, 12:16 PM IST
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