Boris Amar Poems

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1.
Dream House

I wanted for us to have a house,
atop a hill on a mountain side.
I wanted the river, running untamed in its roaring majesty,
a splendid cascade of liquid ramifications.
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2.
Of Light And Sound

Elliptically,
I want to be an architect of horizons.
To follow the course through which a shadow unfurls.
All of these entities of antithetic quality
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3.
Carpenter

None of what we sense
or read, here and now,
will be for long.
Certain as light this moment has mutated into a shadow.
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4.
The Hunter's Delight

The Hunter's Delight
Spread your threadbare wings, fearless child!
Don't be shy about the things you want.
The oceans, all in one,
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5.
Mirror Of Selves

I am in constant search
of the one
I am,
and this is how
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6.
Sysiphus' Curse

All spilled.
A decapitated wall,
like a manifest
full of emaciated spaces,
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7.
Forbidden Fruit

Liquid flame, undaunted in its flow,
I'll extinguish the mesmeric ethereal bodies
disseminated across the flawless nocturnal sky..
I savor the mineral taste
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8.
I Grow Tired...

I grow tired...
I grow tired of this skin,
under which a powerful movement is crawling.
I turn to those in need but theirs is a vicious cycle.
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9.
Lonesome Rider

The mountaintop, to start off,
and then, perhaps, a step above the heavens.
I am a lonesome rider on this thoroughfare.
I seek no fortune, nor lesson, nor adventure.
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