RAM KRISHNA SINGH

Collects all of my published poetry books. Also provides an uptodate view of my poetry, especially haiku and tanka.

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Location: Govindpur, Dhanbad, Jharkhand, India

Ram Krishna Singh is an Indian poet and academic, whose main fields of interest consist of Indian English writing, especially poetry, and English for Specific Purposes, especially for science and technology. Born on 31 December 1950 in Varanasi, India, he has authored more than 160 research articles,170 book reviews and 45 books. His works have been anthologized in over 150 publications. Dr Singh's poems have been widely translated and explored in several M.Phil. and Ph.D. theses. Till recently,Professor of English at IIT-ISM, Dhanbad,he is now happily retired and pursuing his literary interests.

Sunday, July 21, 2019

UNION

Life is beautiful
when you enter another
body....mind
and become one
in each other

--R K Singh

Monday, July 08, 2019

Tanka

Their minds

hallowed in the borrowed sun

joyous in hate

celebrate emptiness

of the pimp's asshole


,-R K Singh

Saturday, June 01, 2019

May End

end of May--

scorching heat follows

rain and hail

before iftaar this friday

prayer promises bliss

--R K Singh

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Haiku

something awaits
don't know what it is--
feeling on edge

-R K Singh 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Haiku composed in Gurdaspur

summer afternoon
on the train to Amritsar
squirrels frisk near track



journeying
on a late running train
no haiku thought



shooing away
beggars and stray animals
roadside bouquinist


--R K Singh


Friday, April 05, 2019

Haiku Universe carries my haiku

 Haikuniverse of April 5, 2019 carries my haiku :

two women argue

over price and weight of fish:

the hapless huckster

http://www.haikuniverse.com/haiku-by-ram-krishna-singh-2/

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

ROOTLESS

Hidden from the eyes of others
I was made in secret
but can’t remember my birth 

from foetus in the womb
to severing of the cord
erased the memory 

now rootless in the valley
fading sensations of years
pierce the darkling wings of
world wide web that blob my being
twisted and tangled, brushed 

away like a fly, hatemongers
hashtag my creation
pirouetting platitudes
 
--R.K.Singh