Seema Chowdhury

(14th September,1971 / Dhaka, Bangladesh)

Escape From Pain


Work at finding the solution
How to escape from your pain
Don't feel fragile and sad
Look for the road of fain
And see how you can learn
To dance merrily in the rain
And learn to overcome when
Afflicted with terrible pain

For life is like a tunnel
That is long and may be dark
But at the end my dear
You'll find the light's mark
So don't give up so easily
Work out and find a way
To lead yourself out of this
And find peace in your day

And learn to help yourself
With the light of courage and care
And know how to win life's test
With strength and deal's fair
And open the door of wisdom
And let miracles enter the gate
Through the help of God's help
In the never ending pave of faith

And when you'll do it all
In the short race of life
You'll learn to escape from pain
And with courage you'll survive
And you'll learn to dance merrily
Under burning sun or in the rain
And will learn to overcome all
Life's endless and terrible pain.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Edited: Monday, June 20, 2011

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  • ~ Jon London ~ (8/22/2009 5:28:00 AM)

    A great poem to share Seema...excellent penning from you my friend....We must face our demons/struggles in order to beat them.....I've stood on this road many times in my life...so thank you for bringing this to light....many are still chasing their freedom from it all...............but the road is long...........10+++++ (Report) Reply

  • Raja Basu (8/21/2009 3:17:00 AM)

    A brave message laced with Optimism, inspiring people to take life's problems heads on. Good work. (Report) Reply

  • Dr.subhendu Kar (8/19/2009 1:41:00 PM)

    And open the door of wisdom
    And let miracles enter the gate.................quite awe-inspiring and inspirational poetry, skillfully curved over the needs of hour, ingenious,10++, thanks for sharing (Report) Reply

  • Rajaram Ramachandran (8/19/2009 6:41:00 AM)

    My prescription:
    Don't take pain killer tablets. Read this poem morning once, midday once, and at bedtime once. You will never get any kind of pain.
    Dr. Well wisher. (Report) Reply

  • Bob Blackwell (8/19/2009 6:39:00 AM)

    Nice poem, there is no gain without pain no knowledge gained without some stress. 10 Bob (Report) Reply

  • Ramesh T A (8/19/2009 1:53:00 AM)

    It is true and my life is going on like that! God is my best friend and helps me at the right and critical moment and I am surviving! Nice poem! (Report) Reply

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