Elancharan is a multidisciplinary artist and poet. He has a strange love for all things poetical and Sci-Fi. A winner of the Montblanc X Esquire Six-word Story prize 2017. His latest publications are The Cosmosnaut Manifesto (UndergroundBooks, New York) and Sleeping with Wildflowers (Alien Buddha Press, Arizona/New York).
blue diary left on the counter of the convenient store strange desire to pry open the cover and read the insides left it as it was humans always return looking for the things they’ve lost expecting it to be there
words matter to the old ones that tattered paper from years ago she keeps it in her bag takes it out unfolds it and begins to mouth the words one at a time until she is satisfied until she has devoured them all she folds it back precisely and tucks it into the leather folds of her bag all in the name of love words and passion
a man vomits in the back of the bus another man plays his song out for all the passengers two are asleep three more are pretending to be dead don’t mind me the observer I’m here to watch maybe until the end of time