Wednesday, 5 August 2015

And...In The Fullness Of Time

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Between the beginnings and the ends;
There is time that unfurls,
And the distinct universe does unfold.
Between being loved and unloved;
The mere state of one’s being turns unbeing.
Distances grow, endless chapters locked within;
Between prologue and epilogue.

Between being happy and unhappy;
Everything dwindles to become an impression.
Between yesterday and tomorrow;
Today is the best day, irrevocable too,
Let it sink in fervently.
Between being touched and untouched;
Are, surreptitious glances exchanged,
Till the magic wanes;
Between being kissed and unkissed.

Between being valued and unvalued;
Are, sentiments and emotions,
That behest to be felt.
When there are million seconds to fill in;
Between words and silence.
Time seems to stand still;
Between being spoken to and remain unspoken.
And eventually, time flies;
Between being expressed and unexpressed.

Nonetheless; That which demands to be
Felt is unfelt,
Loved is unloved,
Valued is unvalued,
Expressed is unexpressed,
And, in the fullness of time; Lost.



Published on Writer's Ezine- September 2015 Edition
Share your thoughts with me at dipanwiita@gmail.com

26 comments:

  1. Good flow of words. Nice lines.

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  2. Impressions, expressions and perceptions, changing with time is beautifully depicted in your poem and in the picture too.

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  3. Hey, Dips! You never cease to astonish! From dizzying heights of those lofty mountains to the spiraling depths of emotions...

    Good one!

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    1. Hahaha! I can say the same about you when it comes to the unanticipated and witty twists in your tales Rakesh. Enjoyed reading your "Fishing".

      Thank you :)

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  4. I loved the part where you have mentioned about today and sinking in it. Loved the ending verse.

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  5. "Endless chapters locked between prologue and epilogue" ~ Wow! This is beautiful :)

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  6. The last stanzz is simply wonderful...I loved th lyrical quality of the poem as a whole..:-)

    Nicely penned, Dipanwita... :-)

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  7. Absolutely brilliant! There are poems and then there is poetry - this is good poetry. Keep up the good work.

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    1. Thank you for stopping by Shubhodeep. Glad you liked it :)

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  8. The words flowed like a clear stream, the lines wrap around you and stay there in your memory...for long

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  9. Wow what a profound, deep poem.. I can see this as very spiritual as you have talked about the oneness of nothingness and fullness, as they are..

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  10. Loved the languid flow of your thoughts.

    The few times I have visited your blog, I have always come back impressed.

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    1. Thanks a lot for those kind words Purba. Glad you liked it. Do keep hopping by. Your feedbacks are always welcome. :)

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  11. A beautiful as well as powerful poem with philosophical profoundness. Kudos, Dipanwita :)

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  12. I just let these words do the talking to me and i sort of felt our of the world. Powerful expressions!

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    1. Thank u for stopping by Alok. Glad u liked it :)

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  13. Dipanwita I am so impressed by it ..Its an exceptional poem! Its profound , deep and yes, there is today which we can work on, still I (alone ?) found heart-breaking sadness in it.
    The image is so apt.

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    1. Sadness and heartbreak is because people fail to value time. In pursuit of a better tomorrow, people fail to notice and respect the feelings of loved ones around. I tried to convey the feelings of few such hearts Kokila..

      Thank you :)

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