Monthly Archives: January 2013

Dharma Bum

Dharma Bum Hum drum clunking run, on rails above a Dharma bum… leans on nostalgia to deepen the lightness welcomes true murkiness and fake city brightness. London’s litter hides, backward ebbing tides, a phantom gaggle glides, Mayan clocks tock on … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, by David Bugg, City, Light, Night, Poem | 1 Comment

Ceylon Tea in Lanka

Ceylon Tea in Lanka Clink. Teacup and saucer embrace. Sip. Ages of etiquette drank, enjoyed, morning, day and night. By David Bugg (2012)

Posted in 2012, by David Bugg, Sri Lanka, Tradition or Ritual | Leave a comment

Lankan Hill Country

Lankan Hill Country On a mat a peon prays. Bus windows clatter. Almost onomatopoeia. On her lap a child lays. Deep set eyes fearful. Journey to find her son a cure. Dusty, proud a picker’s trade. Plastic sacks contrast. Bright … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Life & Obervations, People, Poem, Sri Lanka, Travel | 2 Comments