Naveed Akram

Gold Star - 24,657 Points (15 December 1973 / London, England)

Fire - Poem by Naveed Akram

To mean a time is special like putting on a fire,
The fire burns and churns into blasts of laughter,
It is cheering you on, wheeling around,
Causing anger, feeling grotesque,
So that fire relies on fire to be fire.

The meaning of work is in the flame,
The work is relevant to death, and foolishness.
It would not die, the fire does not die,
But while it traverses the area, we lie and fool
The other man, who leaves fire and keeps warm.

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  • (5/16/2009 3:48:00 PM)

    One match can set the world on fire. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 16, 2009

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