January 23, 2016 at 07:32AM on Facebook

“It said Where are you going? Is this it,
the train for Calcutta? May I have
a kilo of mangoes? How much is it?
Where are my shoes? Please help me.

“We left just as we entered, blinking
our cameras at the courtyard,
holding these small pronouncements in our hands.”

Poetry Daily: A Guide for Spiritual Tourists, by Hannah Faith Notess