Sadiqullah Khan


Enter The Flame - Poem by Sadiqullah Khan

Eulogy of the Queen's birth
Champaign was water in Pims

Misled to the dust
Time overseeing in retrospect
Chameleon knows art of color

Sans everything that matters
Prophets could advise
The poor people

Sage the lesson of faith
And humanity
And soul

The flame in the Irises
Took me to the smoke in purple
Dispossessed any
Many before me

Do not take away my name
I will sell it for a living

Islamabad
27/4/2010

Topic(s) of this poem: love and art


Comments about Enter The Flame by Sadiqullah Khan

  • (5/7/2010 4:06:00 PM)


    another poem full of sad truths and i love the ending... (Report) Reply

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  • (4/27/2010 11:20:00 AM)


    ‘…Do not take away my name/I will sell it for a living’

    NO NEVER!

    Poet’s name inscribed in heart any detergent/eraser will be of no avail.

    Sir we poet’s are seller/ buyer [reader] and sailor of emotion [pure] and in reader’s mind already you’re vividly present [me too very much].

    Thanks for sharing.

    10++
    Ms. Nivedita
    UK
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 27, 2010

Poem Edited: Wednesday, July 30, 2014


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