The heart gets lost between the green light on the street and the green light on Messenger.

Green Lights

Tulip Chowdhury
2 min readMay 14, 2024

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Red light in traffic,

I press the brake of my rickety VW

and wait for the green to press the accelerator.

Meanwhile, voices from NPR on the car radio fill me

filters out news of home and foreign lands.

My fingers tap impatiently on the steering

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Tulip Chowdhury

There are moments of magic and challenges in living this earthly life. May my wings soar through the blessed energy of the universe.