Palimpsest – A Collection of Poems

LKR 950.00

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ISBN: 978-624-5702-95-4 Category:
Weight.060 kg
Dimensions21.5 × 14.5 cm







This collection of poems is on love, loss, and life. Many poems are palimpsests about Greek and Sri Lankan mythical or historical characters. The poet has given them a voice with a unique perspective. This collection will change the way you see the world. In the poet's own words, these poems "will devour you."

Dr. Sureshika Piyasena is an accomplished poet with a PhD in English from Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi. Her poems have been published in Skeletons: An Anthology of Poetry (USA), The Black Rose of Winter (UK), Bridge of Fates (UK), Greek Fire (UK), Temptation (UK), Shout it Out (UK), Jeans: A Memorial (Sri Lanka), Misfit Quill, Primrose Road Poetry (Sri Lanka) and, This House We Live In (USA). Her debut collection of poems titled Little Lost Loves was published in May 2021 which is a chapbook on the theme of miscarriages and infant loss. This is her second collection of poems.