arnab banerjee

Rookie (13-10-1984 / durgapur)

An Urban Legend - Poem by arnab banerjee

I stare at the skyscrapers in the distance
As the twilight sets over the horizon
A quilt of darkness pulls over
The day retires in silence

None notice none pay heed
The neons start blazing
Life moves on in its incessant frenzy
I sink in my trance of music and weed

I find myself alone in a sea of faces
Remembering times when solitude was a bliss
A life in a lonely crowd, running towards nowhere
Getting entangled in a host of bright mazes

Pain- there are too many hearts to mend
I have stopped thinking- thought means pain
I cannot answer any more questions
Let me be- I am an urban legend

To Tanya and the spirit that you behold! ! !

Comments about An Urban Legend by arnab banerjee

  • Sandra Martyres (3/31/2009 12:26:00 AM)

    Yes indeed Arnab, we easily fade into oblivion in this fast paced urban scenario... (Report)Reply

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  • Barry A. Lanier (3/30/2009 11:43:00 PM)

    the fast pace of todays world and we are all but tiny dots and legends (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 30, 2009

Poem Edited: Tuesday, April 28, 2009

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