Rajesh Thankappan

Silver Star - 3,279 Points (Guwahati)

Light and Darkness


It is not darkness alone
That makes a thing to hide
For a thing may also hide
Even in the brilliance of light.
Let us take for instance
Billions of twinkling stars,
Don’t they sparkles in the night
And shies away in the sunlight?
So when thing can hide, my friend,
Even in the brilliant of the day,
Should we not seek guidance
From stars that at night find their way?

Submitted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, March 25, 2014

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  • Gold Star - 17,104 Points Valsa George (3/13/2014 1:05:00 AM)

    This is profound philosophy, expressed in an impressive poetic way! ! Enjoyed! ! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,463 Points * Sunprincess * (3/5/2014 5:06:00 AM)

    .......beautiful imagery... (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 7,536 Points Geetha Jayakumar (2/28/2014 10:53:00 AM)

    This is the beautiful message...

    should we not seek guidance
    From stars that at night find their way?

    Yes, definitely we should seek.......Beautiful poem. I loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,032 Points Tiku . (2/27/2014 6:16:00 AM)

    This is beautiful poem.You have seen things minutely and put down nicely.loved it.So sweet! (Report) Reply

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