ramesh rai

Gold Star - 25,855 Points (13.12.1955 / howrah)

Boundless Desire - Poem by ramesh rai

All creatures are embodied
with boundless desire
the desire to spring up
the desire to spread up


A seedling desires to be a tree
a bud desires to be a flower
each and every one
has some desire

This is the reason of life
this is the reason of survival
to rejoice the nature
to be a part of nature

The desire is like waves of ocean
always tries to touch its bank

O God!

You have given me also
a boundless desire
neither the voice
nor the language

With poor treasure of my words
and voice, I express my desire
through my poetry
to enlighten my flippant heart and mind
which is covered
with darkness of delusion and
trying to touch the bank of my soul.


Comments about Boundless Desire by ramesh rai

  • Akhtar Jawad (6/28/2014 4:36:00 AM)


    A man starts dying when his desires are dead, but the desire to live never dies. (Report) Reply

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  • Heather Wilkins (6/1/2013 9:26:00 PM)


    a good write. Everything has a desire. a desire to live and love. (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath Das (5/25/2012 4:57:00 AM)


    Very nice poem.Desire encourages us to live, to reach us to the desired goal.But, your diction is stupendous, not poor Sir.Nice! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 21, 2012



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