Velimir Khlebnikov

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Originally named Viktor Vladimirovich Khlebnikov, born on Oct. 28, 1885, in the Kalmyk Autonomous Republic in Russia. Khlebnikov grew up to be well-educated in the disciplines of science, nature, folklore, mythology, mathematics, literature, art, history, and languages.

A poet who became known as the founder of Russian Futurism and whose esoter ...
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When Horses Die
When horses die, they breathe
When grasses die, they wither,
When suns die, they go out,
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Invocation Of Laughter
O, laugh, laughers!
O, laugh out, laughers!
You who laugh with laughs, you who laugh it up laughishly
O, laugh out laugheringly
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3.
Bo-Beh-O-Bi Sang The Lips
Bo-beh-o-bi, sang the lips,
Veh-eh-o-mi, sang the glances,
Pi-eh-eh-o, sang the brows,
Li-eh-eh-ey, sang the visage,
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4.
Today I Will Go Once Again
Today I will go once again
Into life, into haggling, into market,
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5.
Wind Is Song
Wind is song
Of whom and of what?
Of the sword's longing
To be the word.
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M Asim Nehal 14 February 2019
I read few poems and they all are crafty and articulate.
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