I am a wild flower blooming by the
Wafting my exotic fragrance by the
For I live by moments, and besides,
I love to dance and swing,
In the gentle breeze which the summer
I enjoy my life, though unnoticed and
Yet I am fit to adorn the crown of a
Since we all fade out, cradled in time's
But as long I bloom, I am a queen!

-Raj Nandy
New Delhi
08 Jan 08

Submitted: Wednesday, January 09, 2008

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

What do you think this poem is about?

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 (THE WILD FLOWER by RAJ NANDY )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Ritty Patnaik (8/3/2009 2:17:00 AM)

    you have an eye for the smallest and the daintiest wildflower, which goes almst unnoticed! i love them too, as my daughter, when she was small, would make a bouquet and present me wild flowers.the poem is after my heart!
    ritty (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mamta Agarwal (7/4/2008 12:06:00 AM)

    like Ariel, i too can smell and enjoy the flower. please read my poem communion with flowers.
    nice message also.

    mamta (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Think Alike, Naveed Akram
  2. The Gods and Heaven.., veeraiyah subbulakshmi
  3. The Troubled Box, Naveed Akram
  4. Colored, Caylin stansberry
  5. Leave, gajanan mishra
  6. The beauty of a poet, gajanan mishra
  7. Two legs animal, gajanan mishra
  8. Clown Heads, Tony Adah
  9. In Love With Your Body, Luis Estable
  10. They Are Right, Luis Estable

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

"Come, pretty birds, present your lays,
And learn to chaunt a goddess praise;
Ye wood-nymphs, let your voices be
Employ'd to serve her deity:
...... Read complete »


Modern Poem

poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko


Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Trees, Joyce Kilmer
  7. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. A Smile To Remember, Charles Bukowski
  9. Bluebird, Charles Bukowski
  10. All the World's a Stage, William Shakespeare

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]