gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Short and long


Short and long
Nothing is there
You can say short
Or long.

No point to measure
Here or there
In upper or lower
In this fair.

You can express
Your desires
And you can enter
From any point near
Or there.

Mixed unmixed
You can find
That is fixed
In you in me.

If we wish
We can change
Anything at
Anytime but for why?

But for why
Is a question
To be ask within
And action be taken.

The action you have
And its effect
Should for common good
The Ultimate Truth.

Submitted: Thursday, August 29, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Listen to this poem:

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

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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

that is fixed- Ultimate truth

Comments about this poem (Short and long by gajanan mishra )

Enter the verification code :

  • Victoria King (1/14/2014 4:51:00 PM)

    you change as you change, you can be short or tall as you expressed in your poems and you can be wide or skinny as a tooth pick. you grow as you will grow.
    but the changes within you you do your self. (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

New Poems

  1. Lead me to truth, Tiku akp
  2. Tries To Be Silent, Rohit Sapra
  3. Lalua's Speeches & Lectures, Who Hears T.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. WAR HORSES, Colin Ian Jeffery
  5. Buffalomen Too Leaders In Bihar, Those W.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  6. The Lily In The Valley, Dexsta Ray
  7. Lallu And Kallu Two Rustic Ministers Fro.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  8. Unsatisfaction, The Moonlighter
  9. een onmogelijk toekomst, co the skipper
  10. Hey, Mister Sadducee!, Jovica Tasevski Eternijan

Poem of the Day

poet Sir Walter Scott

The moon's on the lake, and the mist's on the brae,
And the Clan has a name that is nameless by day;
Then gather, gather, gather Grigalach!
Gather, gather, gather Grigalach!

...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]