Geetha Jayakumar

Gold Star - 9,023 Points (Kerala Palakkad)

Breaking News - Poem by Geetha Jayakumar

Morning b'fast without a brewing cup of coffee
and the breaking news is incomplete.

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Comments about Breaking News by Geetha Jayakumar

  • Bronze Star - 2,971 Points Abdulrazak Aralimatti (4/16/2015 5:02:00 AM)

    Truly said, the modern technology has made us cautious and on the other hand criminals also have become cautious but the positivity is more. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 7,714 Points Neela Nath (8/22/2014 9:54:00 PM)

    Congratulations.............................You deserve this! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,714 Points Neela Nath (8/22/2014 9:54:00 PM)

    Congratulations.............................You deserve this! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 7,710 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (8/22/2014 4:30:00 PM)

    Congratulations to you. Happy to see your poem as poem of the day.
    World has shrunk into a tiny sphere with all the modern communications, internet, and media responding instantly to events. We are able to respond to storms and disasters more effectively because of breaking news. Your poem describes beautifully how technology plays a great role in all this. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 942 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (8/22/2014 10:51:00 AM)

    Breaking news, skull cracker news
    Minute by minute, hour by hour
    And so many channels to choose
    Before the morning shower
    The media barrage shocks my soul
    With news that titillates or enrage
    Gone are the good ol' days of the past
    When we had only one Channel to engage..........

    Nowadays, channels are competing for eyeballs and most of us do suffer from this breaking news, syndrome and the need to get a emotional high and then feel helpless at every atrocity/crime committed far far away from our drawing room couch. A good thought provoking poem by Madam (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,701 Points Lorraine Margueritte Gasrel Black (8/22/2014 9:30:00 AM)

    I would say that the breaking news on a daily basis is very unsettling but who can afford to be as oblivious as an ostrich with its head buried in the sand..it's best to know what's going on in our world and learn how to deal with it..good poem.. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 6,928 Points Savita Tyagi (8/22/2014 6:45:00 AM)

    Lovely poem. Wonderful to see it as poem of the day. Yes life now a days start with breaking news. Sadly it is all the time some crime, killing or war news making head lines. Things that I do not always want to see or hear. I am so glad for the off button on remote control. But still I am thankful to the techno genius. Much good has been done with it. With out it I wouldn't be connecting to you! (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,022 Points Leslie Philibert (8/22/2014 6:44:00 AM)

    Good poem, a bit unsure due to the last paragraph what your position is, but a good write (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 24,927 Points Valsa George (8/22/2014 5:11:00 AM)

    Congratulations Geetha, for this poem being selected as the poem of the day! There is a communication explosion and news reaches every nook and corner of the world in the split of a second! With you, let us all thank the expert brains behind this communication highway! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 29,943 Points Akhtar Jawad (8/22/2014 2:28:00 AM)

    No news is a good news. I think our forefathers were more peaceful than us. I agree we are now more conscious of our rights and media has played a very important role in it. A lovely poem Geetha. A well deserved honor of poem of the day, congratulations. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 16,652 Points Deepak Kumar Pattanayak (8/18/2014 12:44:00 PM)

    Yes we should be grateful to our scientists who have made all this possible......but so far as news is concerned
    no news is good news........Geetha.........very finely scripted...... (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,831 Points Amitava Sur (6/20/2014 8:26:00 AM)

    WOW' that was a member poem! ! ! Congats Geetha, though it's belated. Thanks for detailing the breaking news. Keep well. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 12,071 Points Lyn Paul (8/22/2013 4:52:00 PM)

    Today no news is so shocking For there are far too many horriid things it all seems to be a regular occurence. Thank you Geetha, I fortunately have both for your Breaking News Good write (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,258 Points Shahzia Batool (8/22/2013 1:44:00 PM)

    Many congratulations Geeta ji for the recognition..member poem of the day!
    rgds... (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/22/2013 7:54:00 AM)

    Congratulations! Breaking NEWS, , ........this is in aaj tak or any other those repeats and bore us its true a nice and lucid but fact thank you PH thank u JAYA (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,269 Points Unwritten Soul (8/22/2013 6:06:00 AM)

    News can be breaking wider with new technology nowadays...once it was rare but now it's not...also need to say that life is always shocking it just we dont know it is before, but technology revealed it all..nice work Geetha_Soul (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Swapna Menon (8/22/2013 5:56:00 AM)

    Simple n lucid thoughts..great (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Swapna Menon (8/22/2013 5:49:00 AM)

    Simple n lucid thoughts..great (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 35,597 Points Gajanan Mishra (8/22/2013 4:45:00 AM)

    a great write really, I like it. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,860 Points Dave Walker (8/22/2013 4:06:00 AM)

    Technology really moves fast. A great poem. (Report) Reply










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