A Treeless Desert…

When I bump over the potholes,

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When I (don’t) see the missing trees…

When I can feel the pollution

Because it makes me wheeze….

When I’m cycling in the hot sun

Without an ounce of shade,

I know that this "desert" Bangalore

Is completely "BBMP-made"!  


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About Deepa Mohan 768 Articles
Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.

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