Ruta Mohapatra Poems

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1.
And Hope Arrives

It so happens sometimes
That love dies
No matter how hard one tries
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2.
About Me

I am a little springlet
That has fallen
Into the great ocean of poetry
And has lost its identity
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3.
A Shared Fate

Things go wrong
Often enough
In this not so perfect world
While we are trying to make it
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4.
The Gentle Firefly

The Gentle Firefly
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5.
Accepting Life

There are truths about life
Bitter and unpalatable
That need to be accepted
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6.
Simplicity

Your complex thoughts on complex issues
Can't they be expressed in simple lines?

Like water which one can drink
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7.
To The Silent Night

Oh gently passing night
Can't you lull me to sleep?
How long can I keep
Counting the sheep?
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8.
Morning On The Seashore

The Sun lifted its head
From the ocean
Its rays shimmering
Over the blue water
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9.
About Writing Poems

My art will always be
A work in progress
There are many parts to be seasoned
There are many parts to be refined
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10.
Relationships

It took me a long time
To realize that the plant was dead

It was not as if I did not know
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