nimal dunuhinga

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

Nexus - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

I have seen the longest swing bridge
And the deepest flowing stream underneath,
Anyhow I have to cross that I know.
But how can I let go my loved ones?
The attachment is a suffering that I know,
But they all grabbed me and I have no strength
And the know-how to let loose the massive knot.
Though it's an inferno yet I feel the coolness of souls.

Comments about Nexus by nimal dunuhinga

  • (3/28/2007 9:29:00 PM)

    You express you pain with such clarity and poignancy - the swing bridge is a perfect metaphor for its vastness. To find the loving detachment - how difficult it always is. A sad and honest poem. love, Allie xxxxxxxxxxxxx (Report)Reply

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  • (3/19/2007 3:37:00 PM)

    Sad in any language or culture. But also very worthy of a ten as well. Take care.

    Wishing you a better tomorrow,

    As always,


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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 19, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, February 4, 2011

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