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gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Floating Like Straws


You are floating like straws
On the waves of material nature.

You desire many things
And they are nothing.

Everything is useless here
You live in fear you suffer.

Submitted: Sunday, November 10, 2013
Edited: Monday, November 11, 2013

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useless - everything

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