Archive for the ‘Elspeth Murdoch’ Category


A Prayer

a silent prayer . . .
sun goes down under
the misty haze


An Arch of Blessings

the old faithful –
an arch of blessings
over every Odyssey


Wind-Mill

sun sets
till sun-rise tomorrow . . .
a big wheel


Ticket to Paradise

half a haiku
one ticket to paradise –
take-off


A Book

wind
turning the pages –
ruins


The Tomb

the mountain
conquered by her stones –
tomb of Homer

Tomb of Homer. c. 750 B.C.
photograph by Elspeth Murdoch


Ah! The Bridge

Sun
paid me a visit . . .
oceanic bridge

ਸੂਰਜ
ਮੈਨੂੰ ਮਿਲਣੇ ਆਇਆ
ਚੜ੍ਹ ਸਾਗਰ ਦੇ ਝੂਲੇ ! . . .

ਪੰਜਾਬੀ ਅਨੁਵਾਦ: ਬਲਰਾਮ

( Photograph: “Chasing the Sunset ….. Glyfada”
by
Elspeth Murdoch )


Door to Heaven / ਸੁਰਗੀ ਬੂਹਾ

the door to heaven
welcomes by
a self-made wreath

ਸੁਰਗੀ ਬੂਹਾ –
ਆਪੇ ਹਾਰ, ਬਣਾਵੇ ਆਪੇ
ਕਰੇ ਸੁਆਗਤ


Bridges - They Unite Two Worlds

bridge . . .
another Sun sets
in the rust

 

Sunset at Faliron Marina…
Photo: Elspeth Murdoch


The Iolite

one big iolite
on my palm,
stretched out …


The Old Faithful

the old faithful –
an arch of blessings over
every Odyssey


One Big Iolite

one big iolite
on my palm –
stretched out


The Distances

the distances . . .
her eyes glow in dark
a shimmer


Door to Heaven

the door to heaven
welcomes by –
a self made wreath


Hot on the Beach

too hot on the beach . . .
folded umbrellas are waiting on
deserted chairs


Late Moon

late moon
shyly reflects herself in the sea . . .
coy city-lights


Pining Freezed

all the pining for
the farthest of heavens –
statues


hot on the beach

too hot on the beach . . .
folded umbrellas are waiting on
the deserted chairs


A Shimmer - II

the distances . . .
her eyes glow in the dark
a shimmer


The Late Moon - III

the late moon
shyly reflects herself . . .
coy city-lights