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“An Encounter” by Kanchan Chaterjee

‘D  O  M  I  N  I  C’

he spelled his name
to me

I’d thought
he’s French

‘no, British’
he said

he was with Karen and
they were going to Betla Tiger reserve…

we talked about
the British Raj
the ultra leftists
the caste system in India
the depleting ozone layer…

and then
the train came…

Kanchan Chatterjee is a 44 year old male executive, working in the ministry of finance, government of India. Although he does not have any literary background, he loves poetry and scribbles as he gets the inspiration. His works have been published in various online and print journals, including Mad Swirl, Eclectic eel, Bare Hands Poetry, Jellyfish Whisperer,  Mad Rush, and others. He has been nominated for this year’s ‘Pushcart Prize’ in the U.K. He lives in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand, India. His email is chatterjeek40@yahoo.com

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