Sanjukta Nag

Gold Star - 21,168 Points (05-07-1992 / India)

Colours Of Distance - Poem by Sanjukta Nag

You are running faster
With your ears shut by deaf happiness.
Body penetrates
The translucent landscape of air,
Leaving red moisture of love poems behind.
I'm screaming your name
In a voice higher than white skyscrapers,
But your silhouette is getting smaller
Against the orange backdrop of a setting sun.
Now, I can reach your little image
Through the curved distance
Between my index finger and thumb.
Though at some point,
It will also dissolve over the horizon.
Then I'll put my eyes on a kaleidoscope
To envision your vividness through imagination.

Topic(s) of this poem: love, relationship, space

Form: Free Verse

Comments about Colours Of Distance by Sanjukta Nag

  • Edward Kofi Louis (1/14/2016 1:11:00 AM)

    Colours of life and colours of love. Nice work. (Report) Reply

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  • Bharati Nayak (11/16/2015 5:39:00 AM)

    Awesome.The intensity of love and desire to express those feelings portrayed superbly.- - - - - - - - 10 (Report) Reply

  • (11/13/2015 3:22:00 AM)

    I tried to do the same
    but my imagination today was lame
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  • Anil Kumar Panda (11/13/2015 1:21:00 AM)

    Rich with vocabulary there is a feeling of tenderness and love while reading. Awesome drop! ! (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/13/2015 1:00:00 AM)

    Your poems, Between my index finger and thumb.......I can see now your vividness in them..............LOVELY, Fantastic and amusing..I don't know how to react.....ah.. (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/13/2015 12:57:00 AM)

    Running faster shut by deep happiness is very amazingly brought up closer with distances among colours. Through the curved distance between index finger and thumb the imagery of vividness is well painted with colours of words. Very wise and interesting poem shared definitely...10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, November 13, 2015

Poem Edited: Friday, November 13, 2015

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