Shreya Jani

Rookie - 127 Points (April 1981 / India)

Shut Out - Poem by Shreya Jani

Life knocked at my door
But there was a lock on it
A lack of imagination prevented windows
Alack of faith stopped ventilation
I lay on my bed waiting still
Beyond the door there may be fields
Perhaps a river or two
There maybe waterfalls and rainbow
But on the bed I lay waiting
My tears became the waterfall
My Knees fold up mountains
My breath became the wind
My hair the fields I longed
Life came and I forgot to open the door!
I lay in the bed!

Comments about Shut Out by Shreya Jani

  • Utsav Patel Utsav Patel (4/9/2013 11:08:00 AM)

    Its nice... Its indeed deep... (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 9, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, October 9, 2013

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