Pinaki Dewan

Veteran Poet - 1,478 Points [Pin Dew] (24-09-1997 / India)

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  • ''she is whole as a dewdrop sticking to a cobweb''
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  • ''Is this prismatic place really just a cage?''
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  • ''And hatred seeps into the window
    blocking light from within,
    and the roof crumbles into the skin,
    and the teardrops like cinders glow.''
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  • ''Like ink to water,
    Like diversity to death,
    Like money to fire,
    Like skin to a spearhead,
    What are we
    But specks to eternity?''
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  • ''life is a fissure
    upon the most uniform
    surface of death''
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  • ''it is in the aorta of darkness
    not some mere shadow
    that i find my will to thrive''
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  • ''tomorrow let's begin
    to climb every black ladder
    to reach a bluer harmony''
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  • ''Textile moon, starry umbel, udder of darkness:
    Uncork the unbearable lightness of sleep;
    So, I may cry tonight.''
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  • ''and everything hides itself
    within the shadows
    of feral nature''
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  • ''an invective
    against the small things
    this mammoth wasteland''
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Best Poem of Pinaki Dewan

A Timely Re'mind'er

unfettered disruptions knocking on time's ivory door

a woman with cold feet
a prince on a white horse
an earthquake
a gunshot

time wades real slow in the gelatin emotions of the city lorn from inhabitance than isolation

museums screaking false history, six bullets missed six times, perforating the bluesy outskirts of the target

cemeteries hosting lovers, celebrating death with sex

cafés: zoars for transgressors; highrollers gambling, lechers violating, junkies buying packets, illegal immigrants bribing middlemen for fake credentials or maybe a ...

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Exposition

I passed the tunnel
Dividing the self and foreign,
And I touched the walls
And I torched them;
Both melted into each other,
And was born an image:
The interpreter and the thief,
The happiness and the grief;
The masquerade shined.

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