Seema Jayaraman

Gold Star - 14,440 Points (24 Aug / Mumbai)

Accused - Poem by Seema Jayaraman

©Seema Jayaraman, Mumbai,19Sep2015

A niggle, astir, unbearable to the soul
the wrong done, unspoken
Surrounded, I stand
A wall, People I care, stare
Fingers pointed, whispers ringing
Frown lit faces, eyes unmet

to hear my wails, Not an ear lent
Woe buried, untendered hands
bend they will, someday
Realize the fiction, hearsay
when not a word true,
so late, someday, they labeled me a shrew

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Topic(s) of this poem: sad

Form: Free Verse


Poet's Notes about The Poem

Old Poem from my Old notebook,90's? ? Polished up on Sep 19,2015

Comments about Accused by Seema Jayaraman

  • Anil Kumar Panda (9/30/2015 7:46:00 AM)


    Sad fact of life. People lack sympathy even for near and dear ones. Nice. (Report) Reply

    Seema Jayaraman Seema Jayaraman (9/30/2015 11:49:00 AM)

    Thank you Tikuji for sparing the time to read and comment. Thanks

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  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (9/20/2015 3:01:00 PM)


    Verily, the stubborn and with faith advance in life
    I invite you to read my poems
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Poem Submitted: Saturday, September 19, 2015

Poem Edited: Sunday, September 20, 2015


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