...been thinking in the language of poetry and scribbling verse from as early as I can recall of my days...FLASHBACK: born naked in India in 1955...was shipped to Singapore in 1961, well-packaged...sent myself over permanently to Australia in early 1998...FINIS: ...just can't get out of the poetry-mind...

hear my poems in my own voice at youtube:
http: //www.youtube.com/user/rajarumugam1? feature=guide

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Raj Arumugam Poems

2-Min Iq Test

this popup
jumps up on me
most unexpectedly
with a BOO! and a Hee! Hee! Hee!... more »

A Yawn Of Subdued Lives

we love words
and unwilling to exert, to see for ourselves
we grasp at revelations, at what others can tell us;
and we suckle at concepts and ideas... more »

Socrates Dies

Socrates dies, sleep easy, dear Athens;
Socrates is found guilty
of asking questions,
one too many;... more »

Raj Arumugam Quotes

Most rather be foolish than generous
Raj Arumugam

Comments about Raj Arumugam

Veeraiyah Subbulakshmi 18 Feb 2012 11:05
Quite sarcastic poet and I like to read his poem.
Nithya Raghavan 07 Nov 2008 01:02
the poem gentle sleep was very nice...it is true that sometimes we have to let go of things and let destiny take its turn...very beautiful...very inspiring........