Tirupathi Chandrupatla


My Diary Stares


My diary
Full of ditto pages
Stares at me
Months and years
Hiding weeks
And days in between
Looking just
Monotonous.

No more monotony
I resolved
And changed color of ink
From page to page
It feels better now
I keep looking eagerly
For that day
When something exciting
Will happen
And then
I'll record it clearly
And neatly
For all posterity.

Submitted: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Edited: Sunday, March 09, 2014

Topic of this poem: Life


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Poet's Notes about The Poem

Diary related poems 'The Red Diary' by Shahzia Batool and 'Diary' by Besa Dede(both PH poet members) were at the back of my mind. This poem came as a result. Please also read them.

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  • Gold Star - 12,690 Points Valsa George (9/16/2013 6:51:00 AM)

    Glancing through the pages of a diary is such a delightful experience! It is a memoir, we bequeath to the posterity! ! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 421 Points Shahzia Batool (9/14/2013 11:12:00 AM)

    when i was reading this poem, i thought to share my poem on diary with you as a reference sharing, i saw the poet's notes later...thank you so much for this acknowledgement...i'm honored! (Report) Reply

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