Naveed Akram

(15 December 1973 / London, England)

On And On


On and on I ride the waves,
Muttering to the sounds of the sand
That flows so fluidly, in the manner
Called water.

On these waves we embed a circle,
Always in sinning,
Always in whirling,
Pools marry the dust of the sea.

I have no answer to your key,
The door of monstrous expanses
Seems to be a minor deed.
I ride the waves offered to us.

Maybe killing a flower so red
Is to kiss a rose person,
Or do rosy men and women
Find heavenly peace?

This sea, this sea entices oneself
And one’s offspring to abhor the weight
That lurks behind the waves,
It mattered most that seas were dropped.

Submitted: Friday, November 11, 2011
Edited: Saturday, November 12, 2011
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (On And On by Naveed Akram )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Where are you going, gajanan mishra
  2. Funerall Elegy XX, Francis Quarles
  3. Lovely, Alem Hailu Gabre Kristos
  4. Life, Mustapha Muinah
  5. Funerall Elegy XIII, Francis Quarles
  6. A monkey's like a ghazal in his mom's eyes, MOHAMMAD SKATI
  7. Death Be Not Proud: A parody (with apolo.., Arindom Borah
  8. Funerall Elegy VII, Francis Quarles
  9. YOU MAKE ME RICH!, Seema joglekar
  10. My Wife, dee villa

Poem of the Day

poet Charles Stuart Calverley

He stood, a worn-out City clerk —
Who'd toil'd, and seen no holiday,
For forty years from dawn to dark —
Alone beside Caermarthen Bay.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  8. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]