Dom Moraes

(19 July 1938 – 2 June 2004 / Mumbai / India)

Poems of Dom Moraes

1. Absences 3/29/2012
2. Architecture 3/29/2012
3. Key 3/29/2012
4. Rendezvous 3/29/2012
5. Spree 3/29/2012

Absences

Smear out the last star.
No lights from the islands
Or hills. In the great square
The prolonged vowel of silence
Makes itself plainly heard
Round the ghost of a headland
Clouds, leaves, shreds of bird
Eddy, hindering the wind.

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