gajanan mishra

Gold Star - 20,059 Points (3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Plantain raft


It is curious though,
I am going to cross
the ocean on plantain raft.

It is curious though
I am building a ladder
to go to heaven.

I am netting the wind
and kept it under my control
so long as I am alive.

I am enlarging my hands
to catch the sun,
see with your eyes.

I am not what you see me,
I am what you cannot imagine.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Edited: Thursday, September 04, 2014

Topic of this poem: imaginings


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