Prabhakar Subramaniam


Prophecy


Like the sparrows
That have vanished
From the city
Like the invisible kuyils
That have fallen silent
And may not be heard any more
Like the clouds
That scud along overhead
Carefully carrying their rain elsewhere
All the children would suddenly sprout wings
And be gone.

Submitted: Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, August 28, 2013

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

Form:


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 (Prophecy by Prabhakar Subramaniam )

There is no comment submitted by members..

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. If, Rudyard Kipling
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda
  9. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  10. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
[Hata Bildir]