Sharmishtha Basu is an unemployed artist, writer who is out to test her works, eager to meet publicists, literary agents, publishers and gallant, generous readers, to see if they can help her to build an “unorthodox” career, a path followed by many before, some has been blessed with success, most have not, let us see what you make of her attempts! A failure or success- it all depends on you. These are pieces from her book, the book is available on createspace and amazon- It is a collection of poems and black and white illustrations to go with them. Some are photographs, others paintings, cyber sketches mainly.
Melodies from moonlit nights
Who is a teacher?
He who shows us the ways of life
gives us the knowledge to walk
and then watches us walk tall.
He who guides us without force
shows us the way and leaves
does not forces us to walk on it against will
he prepares us for the journey and wishes luck.
29.09.09, Garia, Kolkata