Udaya R. Tennakoon

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As a Diaspora Poet, he lives in Zürich, Switzerland, but his home country is Sri Lanka, where he was born in 1970. Being a political refugee, he sees the world in many perspectives and engages with writing, theater, and research. Tennakoon graduated from University of Colombo and University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. At the University of Basel, Switze ...
Popular Poems
1.
Evening Walk
Aimless mind slap bang
Coated out to spring
Dressed up, bear body hiding
Set out the old road along
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2.
I Am A Star Because Of You So Far
I am a star
Larger than the moon
Size cannot be seen
I’m because of so far
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3.
My Bag
My bag with me like shadow
Comes without a word
Hanging on my back
Bearing burden inside
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4.
Room In The Heart
The apartment of the heart
A reserved room of vacant
Every day clean at night
Close the door and switch off light
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5.
Belonging
Above the space
Among countless stars
The moon was rising
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Popular Quotes
08 March 2015
Without minority called it is motherland Without symbolic father called it is fatherland Way of rhythm seems to be a grave land War of victory celebrates in barren land
18 June 2015
In a house they live Two wars done in their worlds Calmness, deepness sit in hearts Where the peace lives
17 September 2015
War Crime: A punishment to the past In that criminals were enthroned A prediction to the future In that humanity to be Civilized and dignified

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Fabrizio Frosini 04 October 2018
waiting for an unpublished poem of yours for our next Anthology - 'SPACE OF THE MIND'... ;)
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Fabrizio Frosini 07 October 2016
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Usha Punathil 23 September 2012
good poems! ! ! CONTEMPORARY AND SENSIBLE congrtas
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Usha Punathil 23 September 2012
good poems..contemporary and sensible..congrtas
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