Editor's Choice
Theme: Summer

Overcoming Inertia


The morning brightness sent me
scurrying indoors
to the comfort of the AC...
 
YouTube and WhatsApp
fed my insatiable mind
and left me more agitated.
 
Later, that night
a sudden power cut -
Reality!
 
The following dawn,
I was up and about 
to beat the sun.
 
I walked,
not gingerly
but assuredly.
 

Image © N. Ravi

25-Apr-2024

More By  :  Hema Ravi

Views: 441     Comments: 4

Comments on this Poem

Comment Thank you, dear Paddy ma'am for stopping by...thank you for your kind words.

Hema Ravi
28-Apr-2024 05:21 AM

Comment A superb and energising poem, dear Hema! Thanks for the inspiration!

Padmaja Iyengar-Paddy
27-Apr-2024 07:52 AM

Comment You are welcome, Hema Ji
Thanks for sharing your nice poesy with Boloji.

Aparna Chatterjee
26-Apr-2024 14:29 PM

Comment Thank you Ms. Aparna Chatterjee for the "Editor's Choice!"

Hema Ravi
26-Apr-2024 07:57 AM


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