Text in the three poems from a levitating encephalon (clarification
- The fourteenth segment for Wallace
The blackbird witnesses in the snow,
The frigid digits
And Lamarckian strides.
Its right eye
Perched upon the involute song of the snowflake.
And its left eye
Meandering the grotesque motif of endeavor
The blackbird watches.
- The contortionist maneuver of disparity in totality
For the spume
is the snow,
mine eye the sky.
Where one sees verity
could there be
- The city that dwells in me faces no paperwork
The city that dwells in me
faces no paperwork.
V. S. Rakenduvadhana is an Indian writer, poet, visual artist and film-maker based in Helsinki. Her diurnal energies are mostly devoted to her work as a neuroscientist. While pursuing her scientific quests, she has had a lifelong nocturnal affair with philosophy, music and art in its many forms. Her works are published/forthcoming in various literary magazines including decomp Journal, In Parentheses, Camas, Shot Glass Journal, Landlocked Magazine, Amethyst Review and Rigorous; while she works on her first novella. Website: www.rakenduvadhana.com