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Beach_Sunset_at_Point_Chevalier_Beach_-_Auckland

The vanguard of all time-embedded
Motion-run cinematic events
Seemingly an infant of every mortal
Growing between Aurora’s gestation
And an ungodly evanescence
Clambers in perfect time-fragments
Forever running from the known
And closing in on the unknown
And that beautiful creature will forever be
Yesterday’s lovable foster child
And tomorrow’s abandoned orphan

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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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