Treasure Island

Harindhar Reddy

(Sept/19/1983 / Haliya, Hyderabad, India)

April, March! Soldiers Search for HUNGER MARCH - A2 Story


Lot of hunger and empty bowl without food is poverty,
Not having one more dress to take bath is poverty,
Sheltered, willing but failing to accommodate a guest is also poverty,
Mother's sick but cannot afford treatment is also poverty,
If treated, prescribed but cannot buy medicine is poverty;
A mother's thought,2 mouthful of rice with 3 children is poverty.
April, March! Soldiers search for Hunger march at poverty's home.

The fort of confidence is dismantled by poverty and frustration;
They can build castles in air though lack inspiration,
They simply look for food threw in dustbin in month of May!
They die while living, live in dying daily with their life of dismay;
Poverty is not crime but it is a curse and worse...
I'm brand ambassador of poverty and I endorse!
April, March! Soldiers search for Hunger march at poverty's home.

Don't show poverty as excuse...
God gave you brain and make use and bemuse,
No matter if you are born in poverty's slum-dom
While some are handicap blind, dumb, deaf and a cough;
You work and Strive dawn to dusk with inspiration, if
You make education oxygen of your life and your kingdom.
April, March! Soldiers search for Hunger march at poverty's home.

Hence, don't look up to someone or don't cry and cry;
Go far, father and farthest, Age is no bar so try and try!
Take all ladders, Surpass Eiffel Tower and reach the sky!
Remember one Booker T Washington and Abraham Lincoln
Became presidents of America, and poverty is won!
April, March! Soldiers search for Hunger march at poverty's home.

From in India to Cambodia and Georgia to Indonesia,
From Kazakhstan to Afghanistan, China and all Asia;
From Namibia to Zambia and Algeria to Nigeria,
From Uganda to Rwanda, Morocco and all South Africa;
Bolivia to Columbia, Guyana to Argentina and all South America;
Third world is resounding with Mania! Mania! Food Mania!
April, March! Soldiers search for Hunger march at poverty's home.
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April, March! Soldiers Search for HUNGER MARCH - A1 Story

Submitted: Monday, October 24, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, October 26, 2011

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  • Crimson Love (12/3/2011 3:05:00 AM)

    A perfect part 2, to a magnificent poem, your skills are far superior than many I've met, this poem is insanely good! (Report) Reply

  • Jacqui Broad (11/10/2011 1:06:00 PM)

    I can see you don't look down at poor people, or poverty, but are rather understanding... And giving a solution in true Harry-style. An ambassador for poverty... Great poem, really! (Report) Reply

  • Vipins Puthooran (10/26/2011 2:58:00 PM)

    Wow, it's an amazing poem, , ,
    Poverty is everywhere in the world,
    And its aftermath is a misery life,
    You written so well about what's poverty and how can we survive from it..
    An excellent write! !
    You have the answer to, how we can prevent poverty from our life, ,
    God has given everything to human, but he doesnt know how to utilize all things..
    The last part of this poem is very inspirational, ,10+++++ (Report) Reply

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