nimal dunuhinga

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

Nostalgic Wind Takes Me Homebound - Poem by nimal dunuhinga

Facing strong wind and heavy rain today.
All the vessels in the harbor secured safely.
And the Tugs are in their weather-watch
in case of emergency.
Like a tigress the horrible wind comes
how soft when she is normal
chime like wind bells.
I heard a ship was calling from afar
she is heading to another port
humbly request a shelter in anchorage
until the bad weather get settled.
Though I am alert in the port
I feel like a ship in her pitching & rolling
in the deep sea.
And the the strong wind take me home.
Oh! my loved ones at shore
and I can see them waving happily.


Comments about Nostalgic Wind Takes Me Homebound by nimal dunuhinga

  • (4/9/2006 6:14:00 PM)


    A beautiful poem and vision... Loved how this poem had natural flow, and sound... very calming. Well done. :) (Report) Reply

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  • (4/9/2006 3:11:00 PM)


    A slendid description! I felt like I was there watching the wind.

    Patricia Gale
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  • (4/9/2006 3:10:00 PM)


    Lovely title, Nimal. In times of peril., the human heart longs for that safe harbour called home.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, April 9, 2006

Poem Edited: Friday, January 1, 2010


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