Dilantha Gunawardana

Poems On Blue (Imperfect Haikus) - Poem by Dilantha Gunawardana


A martyr of the soil
Entombed in narcissism
Feeding on cyanide


Like a lone flower
Wilting to the sun
Embracing the blues

Symphony of Umbrellas

On the ocean front
Umbrellas hovering in the wind
Love is in the air

Transparent Desire

Saturated yearning
Gazing at a turquoise baby doll
Dancing pupils

The Union

The azure sky and the cyan ocean
Merging at the horizon
Marriage of heaven and earth

A Flower's Dance

Floating in the wind
Is a single turquoise flower
Rhapsody in blue

Topic(s) of this poem: nature

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Poems in blue

Comments about Poems On Blue (Imperfect Haikus) by Dilantha Gunawardana

  • (5/3/2014 3:43:00 PM)

    ........a wonderful collection....truly I like the flower's dance the best....amazing imagery...rhapsody in blue...is a beautiful line.... (Report) Reply

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  • (3/30/2014 11:19:00 PM)

    It may be an imperfect haiku but it has a spellbounding imagery

    A martyr of the soil
    Entombed in narcissism
    Feeding on cyanide

    Breathtaking stuff thanks for sharing
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 30, 2014

Poem Edited: Monday, March 31, 2014

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