The Cuckoo Poem By Shah Bisma Manzoor

The Cuckoo

This poem is a sad and beautiful expression of a cuckoo’s grief over losing its beloved. The cuckoo sings of its pain and loneliness, and finds comfort in the night, the moon, and the stars. The poem uses vivid imagery and metaphors to convey the cuckoo’s emotions and journey.

Maa - Letter to mother


…See, today i had purchased the tinsels of silver
that you loved to bedeck your dupatta with.
Your big smile i have tucked inside the piggy bank with
A heap of undelivered letters, some inscribed paintings…