Treasure Island

Neela Nath


Soul Burns


Soul Burns..
I smell the smell,
Of my burning soul.
The anonymous spirit,
Whom I know or not,
Tried to electrocute
Me and my serene soul.
With his blue electricity!
On the beach of the
Ocean of tear, I stroll;
The tricky horizon plays
With me the game of
Hide and seek!
Over there, in misty island
I Won't step in ever.
My burnt soul can't
Even breathe a prayer!
After the burning,
When there will be
Ashes only, then
My dead soul will take
New birth as a phoenix
To sing the song of
Innocence, for ever
And ever......

Submitted: Thursday, July 05, 2012

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  • Allemagne Roßmann (7/17/2012 11:37:00 AM)

    Soul animation.So many emoticons for soul.Soul burns.Also all that burns lead to soul though not everytime soulmate.Soul is observed to be at a stalemate here.Good luck to the soul. (Report) Reply

  • Valerie Dohren (7/5/2012 2:25:00 PM)

    Wonderful poem Nilakshi, I particularly like the lines my dead soul will take new berth as a Phoenix, deep and meaningful. (Report) Reply

  • Kasia Fedyk (7/5/2012 11:13:00 AM)

    How beautiful Nita! I just love your soulful expression and the flow of your words, how you can take us with you on a majestic journey to the depth of our being. I love it! Soul on fire. (Report) Reply

  • Tapas Baidya (7/5/2012 2:08:00 AM)

    Only a poet can smell the smell of his burning soul. The deepest realization of the GITA. Thanks.

    Tapas, West Bengal, Kolkata (Report) Reply

  • Kamal N. Baruah (7/5/2012 1:45:00 AM)

    Wow...d feelings deep inside moved me so much.. Its really wonderful execution of ur belief's through poems :) loved it (Report) Reply

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