gajanan mishra

Gold Star - 18,651 Points (3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Hunger and What Is That


What is that?
And that I want to know.
It is hunger, you said
And I want to avoid.

No water is here
That can crunch
My thirst, I know.

My ears are listening
Your words and I am
Getting ready to go
That I cannot avoid.

The sky is there
With birds, I know,
But the sky failed to fly.

Submitted: Thursday, April 24, 2014
Edited: Thursday, April 24, 2014

Topic of this poem: life


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life in doldrums

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