spurtsofdarkness

India

He/him
B99 fanboy
Slytherin
Poet (?)
est. June 2020
14
Also, I’m on prose: spurtsofdark

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Plaudite, amici, comedia finita est.

avatar: portrait of dr. edward anthony spitzka by thomas eakins. his last work and rather incomplete. however, beauty is seldom complete.

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spurtsofdarkness (India) published:

reaper

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lie down/ in empty caskets/
get draped/ in a white cloth/
or let vultures/ feed on you/
pluck off parts/ of your flesh/
or get burnt to ashes/
it doesn't matter/
he'll come for you/
the reaper/


he feeds/ on souls/
innocent souls/
wipes bloodstains/
with white undergarments/
he's draped under/ black cloaks/
hooded monstrosity/
with death/ by his side/

what's it like meeting him?

darkness/ swallows you whole/
your mind's on fire/
acts of arson/
you committed/
he did/
you...
Seeking Peer Reviews

about 10 hours ago

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spurtsofdarkness (India) published:

wilt thou remember me, hamlet?

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will you remember me, Hamlet?

your delicate fingers/
wandering about places/
where they shouldn't/
moving up my pale legs/
up to my stout thighs/
as i swat them away/
never meeting the teacher's eye/
you looking into my soul/ sinfully/
when she looks at the blackboard/
your voice/ music to my ears/
against the screeching of chalks/
sitting opposite to each other/
on wooden desks/ as star-crossed lovers/ brought together/
by fate/ or not, who cares/
you drawing/ oddly shaped hearts/
with blue...
Seeking Peer Reviews

about 10 hours ago

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spurtsofdarkness (India) published:

footnote

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roses are red
my dad's a goat
the poem is far less important
than the footnote.

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about 11 hours ago

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spurtsofdarkness (India) published:

India and the colour saffron (tw- allegations, accusations, mentions of communalism, political)

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It all started in 1985. India hasn't been the same since.

The BJP or the Bhartiya Janta Party is currently the ruling party of India. It's a right-wight, Hindu extremist party (Yes, I said it. Report me. See if I care) which was formed in 1980, as a sub-group of another 'nationalist' organization called the RSS. The RSS, too, is allegedly an extremist organization, but they won't accept it. Nor will the BJP. But wait, I'll give you some pretty good...
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about 12 hours ago

spurtsofdarkness (India) started following N. (United States)

about 13 hours ago

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spurtsofdarkness (India) published:

cleopatra

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cleopatra/
the alphabets roll off/ the top of my tongue/
and wander off/ to the heavens/
cleopatra/

royal floors rumble beneath us/
glorious skies creak above/
and here we are/
lying on blue satin sheets/ spread on imperial beds/
your hands in mine/
my heart in yours/
just me/ and you/
cleopatra/

a waft of egyptian perfumes/
burns our nostrils/
the ones/ sold in tiny glass bottles/
like forbidden dreams/
to be rubbed on translucent wrists/
one drop at a time/

under...
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about 13 hours ago

spurtsofdarkness (India) liked save me by PureHeart (United Kingdom)

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spurtsofdarkness (India) liked beautiful lies by Landofstories (Canada)

about 22 hours ago

spurtsofdarkness (India) liked cosmic time by finnyluvsyou (United States)

about 22 hours ago