Avalanche

Another old poem from 2012………
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If your luscious lips fell
As monsoonal droplets
My glacial lips would melt from their snowy caps
In to an avalanche of defrosted love
 —–
Wiping out
The virgin spirits
That guard the outlets
Of my white-water rivulets
 —–
To awaken my latent carnal spirit
In to herculean feats
 —–
Only if, gravity would be so kind…..
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meandererworld (Dilantha Gunawardana)

Dr Dilantha Gunawardana is a molecular biologist, who graduated from the University of Melbourne. He moonlights as a poet. Dilantha wrote his first poem at the ripe age of 32 and now has more than 1700 poems on his blog. His poems have been accepted/published in Forage, Kitaab, Eastlit, American Journal of Poetry and Ravens Perch, among others. He was also awarded the prize for "The emerging writer of the year - 2016" in the Godage National Literary Awards, Sri Lanka for his first collection of poems (Kite Dreams – A Sarasavi Publication), while being shortlisted for the poetry prize. Dilantha is a dual citizen of Sri Lanka and Australia, and shares his experiences from two different cultures. He blogs at - https://meandererworld. wordpress.com/

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