poet Arundhathi Subramaniam

Arundhathi Subramaniam

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  • big boy nang (9/12/2018 1:56:00 AM)

    her poems suck, if i had the choice to either eat my mums and lick the up or read one of her poems i would already be bending my mum over
    you

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Best Poem of Arundhathi Subramaniam

Confession

'To take a homeopathic approach to the soul is to deal with
the darkness in ways that are in tune with the dark.'
---Thomas Moore

It’s taken time
to realise
no one survives.
Not even the ordinary.

Time to own up then
to blue throat
and gall bladder extraordinaire,

to rages pristine,
guilt unsmeared
by mediocrity,

separation traumas
subcontinental
and griefs that dare
to be primordial.

Time to iron out
a face corrugated
by perennial hope, ...

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Another Way

To swing yourself
from moment to moment,
to weave a clause
that leaves room
for reminiscence and surprise,
that breathes,
welcomes commas,
dips and soars
through air-pockets of vowel,