September 13, 2021

Gopal Lahiri



Night Show (2019-11-18) poem unrhymed

Gopal Lahiri was born and grew up in Kolkata, India. He is a bilingual poet, writer, editor, critic and translator and published in Bengali and English language.

Wingless Dreams (2020-01-13) poem unrhymed

"...Exposing the fault lines, And the conversation with it,..."

Pretence (2020-02-17) poem unrhymed

"...The silvery moon and dusty night Run dry along the shining pavements..."

Nameless (2020-03-23) poem unrhymed

"...Open the old envelope On the depths of time..."

Summer of Discontent (2020-04-27) poem unrhymed

"...Feeling impassable cold hard reality..."

Covid 19 (2020-07-13) poem unrhymed

"...sinking deeper and deeper in the whir of death..."

Love is a Verse (2020-08-10) poem unrhymed

"...You come from a place where moon swifts to mirth..."

Wordless (2020-09-07) poem unrhymed

"...Cloudless evening holds promise..."

Haiku (2020-10-12) poem unrhymed

"...the pigeons flutter their wings..."

Lockdown (2020-11-09) poem unrhymed

"...handshakes are denied by sealed iron door..."

Those Maybes (2021-02-08) poem unrhymed

"...Each cry is now an artifact of eternity..."

Refuge (2021-03-08) poem unrhymed

"...Every musical note, even the abstract holds its silence..."

River (2021-04-12) poem unrhymed

"...Trees are already on their knees to greet the breeze...

Iron Chest (2021-05-10) poem unrhymed

"...I think night is the right time..."

Long-Distance Calls (2021-06-07) poem unrhymed

"...I hear people cry and hurt just like I do..."

Silence of Clocks (2021-08-30) poem unrhymed

" a summer the breeze that closes the windows..."

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Gopal Lahiri
Gopal Lahiri

Gopal Lahiri is a Kolkata- based bilingual poet, critic, editor and translator with 22 books published mostly (14) in English and a few (8) in Bengali, including four joint books. His poetry is also published across various anthologies as well as in eminent journals worldwide. He is published in 12 countries and his poems are translated in 10 languages.

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