rajagopal haran

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160.Haunting Suicides - Poem by rajagopal haran

The battle fought
Between my soul and mind,
My conventions and contradictions,
My being and my death
Call it suicide and open the doors.

My inability to negate
My own self ever since long
Surrendering myself
To self chosen ignorance
Call it suicide and aerate the room.

Trying to still
The mind in the self
Impotent with pen and ink
Hungers to write history with sword
Call it suicide and sterilize the room.

Understanding the cosmos
But never the ego
Neglecting the self
Try to reach the summit of life
Call it suicide and incense the space.

Trying to tread the trodden path
The highroad of pride
Forgetting the inner spark
The elevating element of absolute
Call it suicide and disintegrate me to pieces!

4 10 08

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  • Reshma Ramesh (11/5/2008 5:18:00 AM)

    well.......sigh! ! deep and thought provoking.....well penned (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 4, 2008

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