nimal dunuhinga

Rookie - 151 Points (19, April,1951 / kalubovila East, Sri Lanka)

A Negress And Her Black Shadow - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

Her smile when she cries,
Nobody realizes whether it's a smile or a cry?
Along with her lost identity she was searching around.
At least if exists a relative or a known person in the Necropolis?
All were gone; cruelty only remains
She was looking her missing ones.
No names but mass of graves.
She saw only her black shadow is dancing.


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  • (4/17/2009 6:13:00 AM)


    Quite simply a work of art. Your powerful last line resonates.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra
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Poem Submitted: Thursday, January 5, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, October 23, 2006


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