Mingling with self
on a withdrawn, watery dusk
I modify the contraflow
of positive feelings in mind space.

It rounds off with
willingness to welcome
the original aim
of the exercise.

Deep thought casts
the die on processes.
Cleaner the scrutiny
clearer the sentence.

Sanjeev Sethi has authored seven books of poetry. He has been published in over thirty countries. He is the joint winner of Full Fat Collection Competition-Deux, organized by Hedgehog Poetry Press, UK. He edited a poetry anthology for Hybriddreich, Scotland (2022). He is from India. Twitter @sanjeevpoems3 || Instagram sanjeevsethipoems