Gajanan Mishra

Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India
Gajanan Mishra
Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India
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A Glass Of Water

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Give me a glass of water
To drink in this summer.
Give me a glass of water,
I have nothing to drink,
The area is full of water, though.

Give me a bowl of rice
Or a bread to eat,
I want nothing more than this.

Give me a bowl of rice
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Thursday, April 11, 2013
Topic(s) of this poem: hunger
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Dr Antony Theodore 09 September 2020

I am hungry. I am being eaten by My hunger, my thirst, That are within me. the revealing expressions of the inner hunger which cannot be satiated by anything material. thank you dear poet Gajanan Mishra. tony

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Dr Dillip K Swain 28 October 2019

I am being eaten by/My hunger, my thirst....your thirst and hunger for truth is reflected in many of your poems! Truthful expression is the hallmark of your poetry! You are great...you are unique my very dear elder brother! I am proud of you! I love your poetic sojourn in this beautiful world!

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A B Faniki 01 September 2019

A brilliant creation wit capitivatin image at the end. I love this work is lovely n simply briliant

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Michael Walker 27 July 2019

Fine repetition of 'Give me' to open each stanza. How often I think, 'Give me a home-made lemon drink'.

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Subhakanta Sahu 05 June 2019

Very good poem. Ending is mind blowing.

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Joan Xie 31 May 2019

I am being eaten by My hunger, my thirst, That are within me. - - very good ending.

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When I am thirsty and hungry give me a glass of water and food..I want nothing more than this. Ascetic mind. very nice poem

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Philo Yan 19 March 2019

True, We've all been 'eaten' by our inner thirst and hunger one time or another. Good write.

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Abhipsa Panda 06 October 2018

A very heart touching poem sir....

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Aniruddha Pathak 15 September 2018

I am being eaten by My hunger, my thirst, That are within me. A very touching poem of hunger and thirst, well-writ, Aniruddha Pathak 15/09/2018

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