Treasure Island

Dr. Yogesh Sharma

(1-7-1959 / india)

Dark Air Dark Light


Where lifeless rivers weep
With shame, into the deep,
She sleeps a pained sleep:
Flows with rot.
killed by ugly progressing war,
She has lived so far
To live where darkness are
Alas! Sad lot.

She left the bright morn,
She passes meadows of corn,
For world sad and porn,
And dark springs.
Through dark like black veil,
She sees the sky, pale,
And hears the birds' mail,
That sadly sings.

Dark air and dark light,
Moves over bed and breast;
Her face is without rest,
Mothers only wasteland.
She lives with ugly pain,
Crossing over hill and plain,
You cannot feel the sail
Upon your hand.

Dark air and dark lore,
Upon stinking and thorny shore;
Rot, rot at every core
Till hunger shall cease:
Sleep that no sound shall cut;
Night that no morn shall shut,
Till all greed is met,
With perfect peace.

Submitted: Monday, August 15, 2011
Edited: Monday, August 15, 2011

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  • Unwritten Soul (8/15/2011 11:09:00 AM)

    Struggling for peace is not easy, in the land full of living could create some ashes of hate to make dark air exhale by selfishness...and when a light of truth is weaker than light of greediness in the eyes of some people...it will eat all bright for materials...Some say a white no more white because of what? we know here it because dark light surround even we breathe with dark air...some say life not fair but life still great if we see it in best way.._Unwritten Soul (Report) Reply

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