POETRY | Ghazal: Of Mangoes and Sunbirds by Christine Chu

More Children used to play pirates by the tree hunting sweet, golden treasures from the tree. In the heart of Eden, they willed to be like God and ate of the forbidden tree. With a worm in its beak for a hungry chick, a sunbird circles a silent tree. “Behave,” Grandpa would tell us, “or … Continue reading POETRY | Ghazal: Of Mangoes and Sunbirds by Christine Chu