Poem – Way to Helambu – Yuyutsu Sharma

On the way to Helambu 

tall columns 

of the killing kilns 

of Bhaktapur 

against the shimmering snows 

of Mukut 

of Ganesh Himal 

grey plumes 

of poisonous smoke 

a rattle snake 

in green terraces 

of light 

stadiums of delight.