Theme: Aftermath


We spend our life thrashing around, like a great gasping fish.
Flopping hungrily towards unlimited happiness.

Swimming away from the uncomfortable distress.

Wondering whether this serves the purpose.

Emotional discomforts that are hard to endure.

Only possible by detaching from wants unsure.

Realizing that everything, normally disintegrates.

All that remains, is the empty body, minus the essence.

Can we not learn to stay still?
Rather than get dragged along,
on the unsure road of 


More By  :  Amita Amin

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Comments on this Poem

Comment Lovely poem,conveying reality of life and how one can let go and not dragged along by learning to stay still.

Raghunandan Sharma
31-Aug-2014 04:26 AM

Comment Thank you Rupradha.

15-Aug-2014 08:54 AM

Comment excellent!!

08-Aug-2014 08:57 AM

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