M. Asim Nehal

Gold Star - 166,172 Points (26th April / Nagpur)

A Humorous Poem - Poem by M. Asim Nehal

I write poetry not very often but I repeat them so,
I have very limited numbers to count,
Just one to twelve for long poems, sixty for short poems
And again, sixty for Haikus.

I am not liked by anyone on this site either,
Since, I have limitations on numbers and
I keep repeating my poems every now and then,
But did you ever ponder why so? ? ? ? ? ?

I am designed that way, my friends, now
Will you ever ask why earth is round?
Why moon appears only at night
Why sun is so bright? Why birds fly not swim?
Nobody knows but they accept the facts as it is.

But they are unable to cope-up with my repetitions why? ?
They jump on my back, they blame, they shout and what not.
They even ignore me and nurture hatred,
Dear friends, you know better why all this, don’t you? ?

You are fortunate,
since God blessed you with imagination in abundance
and added wings to it with fertile mind to grow ideas,
enriched with vocabulary, refined with grammar and icing on the cake by rich memory bank. Still, you have limitations, don’t you?

Don’t misunderstand me, I am just an ordinary member here
Why here, everywhere and believe me nobody likes me,
I am the sufferer with blames, abuses and mistreatments
Still, I am part and parcel of your life, inseparable.

Hey, did you guess me, I am your CLOCK
With limitations of One to twelve numbers
Hours are my long poems, Minutes are my short poems
And Seconds are my Haikus, now read again and enjoy.....

Topic(s) of this poem: humorous

Form: Free Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

NOTE: This is humorous/ satire poem with no intentions, whatsoever, to hurt anybody’s sentiments.

Special Note: To enjoy this poem read it till the end and repeat reading it at-least once.

Comments about A Humorous Poem by M. Asim Nehal

  • Valsa George (12/3/2015 3:17:00 AM)

    I was wondering what you were saying! Only at the end came the real surprise! Quite witty and equally brilliant! A 10 (Report) Reply

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  • Kewayne Wadley (11/30/2015 2:54:00 PM)

    Brilliant play on words. I like very much what you've done here.
    Nice usage of the essence of time blending with your story!
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  • (11/30/2015 8:11:00 AM)

    Awesome poem with a suspense till end.....I liked you poem and will be saving it. (Report) Reply

  • (11/30/2015 8:05:00 AM)

    Brilliant writing, Mr. Asim I really admire you writing skills. (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/30/2015 2:07:00 AM)

    Writing and repeating poems in different angels both sequences give nice thrilling on education. God blesses with wisdom and we all are definitely fortunate here. Interesting sharing.10 (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, November 30, 2015

Poem Edited: Thursday, December 3, 2015

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