Posts tagged ‘lesson’

January 6, 2021

Rounded Rays

by Venkat

rounded rays, ringed rain
rusted reflection, rueful roses
rivers rugged, roosters red
ridged rosewood, Roman rocks

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June 23, 2018

Live life to the fullest

by Megha's World

“One clear moment, one of trance 
One missed step, one perfect dance 
One missed shot, one and only chance 
Life is all…but one fleeting glance.” 
― Sanober Khan

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Oh there it goes

fleetingly,

swimmingly,

gently,

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May 7, 2018

Lesson

by Megha's World
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Let me sing it back to you
the serenade
how it travels far and wide in the
strange lands till you hear
it’s an echo of your lonely heart

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April 28, 2018

Journey-A Question

by Megha's World

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man.”
― Heraclitus

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A grandeur of illusion
a miracle of sorts
trailblazing your dreams
and circling and creating
that swirls in your eyes

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July 16, 2016

Lessons

by Venkat

Winds, in a caress blew

    leaves in new fears

Nights, in winds drew

    stars in new tears


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October 18, 2015

Snowballs

by Venkat

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The snowballs come
The grizzly bears look up

A sledge upon these feet
Armed with a fur of wisdom
Finds edges to glide between
foxes rushing down in hunger
in these round furs of snow

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June 4, 2015

Empty Spaces

by Venkat

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Pain, you are the answer
You show the empty spaces, around me
You show the empty spaces, within me
You show the empty spaces, I thought were full

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April 21, 2015

Three Lives

by Venkat

as I see you, up there
in quiet meditation
count every step
every pause, every atom
you vibrate in soft touch
this universe, in hands

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April 20, 2015

Your Script

by Venkat

in your length, of life
you give lessons, of depth
your soul stuffed, in a hard shell
carols its heart, till the last breath
living for nothing, but to give

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April 16, 2015

Mouse, of the wild

by Venkat

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O mouse, of the wild
Mystified under the bush
Do you wear a shadow
To cover your fears

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October 5, 2014

Present

by Venkat

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as moments present, flutter their wings
shiver they not from icy past shadows
cringe not ever from fires tall, to come

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August 18, 2014

Lesson Of The Day (To Self)

by Venkat

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it is time now, of sunset
to empty the mind, recollect
unroll those thoughts wound
from the long day you found

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June 25, 2014

Strange Lessons to Unlearn

by Venkat

I remember you
when I forget myself
when I become nothing
when I am a medium

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May 4, 2014

A Grass And Shrub

by Venkat

To expect, to see reality
Diverge in meaning
As do a grass and shrub
Teaching life in lessons

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January 4, 2014

Wishes

by Karen

I met a girl the other day

To her I asked,

“What is your most fervent wish?”

She looked at me, puzzled.

“Whatever do you mean?”

said she

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February 1, 2013

swimming – three haiku

by billgncs

three haiku about swimming

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January 30, 2013

Others’ Mistakes

by Venkat

As I write about life

I stumble upon many mistakes

From choosing a shoe to a wife

Bloopers every man makes

We are said to learn

From our error

But it is hard to discern

Running away from life’s horror

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