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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & Owner
Ray Rasmussen, General Editor

Volume 12, Number 3, September 2018
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Salil Chaturvedi
Goa, India


The Echo

Sundown. We go to the wetland near our house. I pour coffee from the thermos and we hear a watercock sounding the close of the day—a sharp kok-kok-kok-kok-kok followed by a deep utumb that travels far into the mangroves and sinks into the water.

silently
among the whistling ducks—
upturned moon

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