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Tribhawan Kaul

Rookie - 501 Points (01-01-1946 / Srinagar (J & K) India)

Bad Company


Fatigued and exhausted home coming makes me restless
As if I am swallowed whole by the emptiness
Stacked famous ones whirl around, pity me
As termites start digesting me
Spider webs decorating walls
House lizards playing ball
Bed-bugs play hide & seek
Rats sprint on rugs
Mosquitoes sing
Buzzing
flies
Melodious
Cricket's chirping
Frog's croaking, all keep me
Awake whole night yet fill my emptiness
With their presence without which my life
Would have been one of emptiness and loneliness
Getting rid of them from the core threaten my existence
Yet I am bent upon driving them out to be with HIM in ONENESS
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Submitted: Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, October 16, 2012

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A human being is imprisoned behind the four wall of seven/nine sins since attaining senses after the birth. The way out is to seek HIM.

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  • Gold Star - 12,205 Points Valsa George (11/2/2013 11:33:00 PM)

    Another great write! Like a spiritual seeker, you seem to be after real bliss, trying to annihilate the seven deadly sins! Let your quest be crowned with success! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 8,822 Points Heather Wilkins (5/30/2013 8:50:00 PM)

    a nice poem full of hope. getting rid of bad company good idea they can pull one down with them. (Report) Reply

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