Indranil Bhaduri

Rookie - 258 Points (Kolkata, India)

Enlightenment - Poem by Indranil Bhaduri

The streets were deserted
With loneliness all around.
As the cute couple walked
Holding each other's hands.
While passion reigned free
A hole unforeseen, came in between
With darkness pulling inside!
They halted, screaming in fright,
Saving themselves from
Drowning in the drains …
Eyes met, lips quivered
Whispers chanted..
Togetherness prevailed..
As lightning struck in sudden rains,
They vividly envisaged-
The pathway in life
During a long hike
Is everlastingly rugged …

Copyright © 2014 Indranil Bhaduri

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Comments about Enlightenment by Indranil Bhaduri

  • Jasbir Chatterjee (5/9/2014 6:13:00 AM)

    nice poem...reminds me of the rain scene of the famous Nargis-Raj Kapoor film Shree 420... (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • (4/18/2014 9:06:00 AM)

    this is one of the wonderfull poetry that i have ever read. it have so intensity and contentment. loved it (Report) Reply

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed (4/5/2014 2:39:00 AM)

    Calm and placid simple touching your poem lovely (Report) Reply

  • Hazel Durham (3/28/2014 6:14:00 PM)

    Beautifully written, with such intensity and fear that is the uncertainty of life! (Report) Reply

  • Dinesh Nair (3/25/2014 6:32:00 AM)

    One of the most powerful poetic sketches you have ever made on the PH. A good work indeed sir. (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath Das (3/24/2014 12:23:00 PM)

    A unique write Indranil................ (Report) Reply

  • Yash Shinde (3/23/2014 11:52:00 PM)

    rapid transition is the very essence of your poems, a beautiful subtle write sir! (Report) Reply

Read all 7 comments »

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

Poem Submitted: Sunday, March 23, 2014

Poem Edited: Monday, March 24, 2014

[Report Error]