June 22, 2018 Poetry , POETRY / FICTION

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Ananya S Guha




A Mexican Child Speaks



Am I Mexican?

Where is my father?

my mother, where

are they?

Am I immigrant?

but, where is my mother,

father, sister?

where is home?

where am I?

where are they?

who are they?

my crying is not listened to

I crossed the borders

because they brought me here

where are they?

who have pushed me into

this dark, depressing room?


Where is my country?

What is my country?


Where is my father?






Ananya S Guha

Ananya S Guha was born and brought up in Shillong, North East India. He has seven collections of poetry and his poems have been published worldwide. They have also been featured in several anthologies. He is also a columnist, critic and editor. He now is a Regional Director at the Indira Gandhi National Open University and holds a doctoral degree on the novels of William Golding.

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