GloMag GloMagMay2019 - Page 194

Only silence speaks and echoes the hollows of the heart, depths of the soul The glint of your eyes caught my struggling soul Flapping from the crevices to rise And spread a warm wet smile on my parched lips. Madhu Sriwastav: She is an Assistant Professor in English based in Kolkata. She has written and published her poems and short stories; translated and published short stories from Bengali and Hindi into English. She has written and published several academic papers. She has also scripted, directed and acted in a couple of plays and also made her students win award for outstanding performance in short plays. She also takes part in poetry and storytelling performances. 194