Treasure Island

Ramdas Bhandarkar

(Madikeri)

Like Dog Trying To See Own Tail


Knowing myself
great challenge itself
diving deep, inspecting
vigilant, introspecting
even in sleep and dreams
churning and filtering
I was witness to all
but to know, not at all
Dog trying to see root of own tail
like my all efforts still fail!

Thought of becoming
somehow something
trying hard and harder
and legs crossed beyond border
stuck in history of Earth
head lost when found life's worth
hands raised reached the sky
still found no answers, don't know why!

Submitted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013

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