Naveed Akram

Gold Star - 10,667 Points (15 December 1973 / London, England)

Living Things - Poem by Naveed Akram

I live among the world’s animals,
Unlike them, I stare and gaze at the stars;
I love the animals inhabiting this planet
Like the stars that shine in the galaxy.

The crust is seething of dead animals,
Organisms grow from the deaths and lives,
They musically play, swallow their prey,
Live with each other like humans.

The Earth never complains of the treatment
Given to certain living things,
Flora or fauna,
Young or old.

Comments about Living Things by Naveed Akram

  • Veteran Poet - 1,392 Points Indira Renganathan (7/12/2009 5:42:00 AM)

    No difference between humans and humans are animals....animals are humans too...last stanza purports to express the theme well....10+++ (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, July 12, 2009

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