BONGOKOBIDA ZAKARIA


After Becoming A Poet


In whose heart the rose lives in
Falling in love he becomes complete ruin

Fair speaking brings juice of honey
Alas! Hold on that is too hardy

One becomes poet not by love but anguish of separation
A poet follows the path of devotion

Falsity runs away through window when truth gets in.

Submitted: Monday, December 26, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, December 28, 2011

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