In Mumbai, the poetry never ends10 min read . Updated: 16 Mar 2015, 07:07 PM IST
The links between the city's anglophone poets have been so close over three generations that you could say they are a 'gharana'
Sometime in the 1950s, poet Nissim Ezekiel, who was in his 20s and whose first book of poems had just come out, met a schoolboy dressed in shorts and offered him a cigarette. That emboldening smoke is what Dom Moraes, then 14 or 15, remembered of his first audience with Ezekiel decades later.
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