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YURI DURAAN

Rookie (29 September 1970 / South Africa)

Biography of YURI DURAAN

YURI DURAAN poet

'On the distant fields, on the bird's wide wing, on the whirlwind dark... I write your name' -Eluard' poet of the French Resistance. - - it was these few lines that captured me as a young girl... it put me in a different state of mind. I have always loved words and made up phrases in my head... what you read here is the outflow.

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Street Cafe

I sit in silence...
the world around me
alive with people
hurrying here and there
round and round
chasing their own tails

the earth turns...
spinning around the empty

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