Baru Gobira

Rookie (7 may 1952 / India)

For I Never Left Darkness - Poem by Baru Gobira

Sitting inside the darkness
I step out, where else but
Into the hall of shadows
Searching a God.

Being Gods, they
Separate from shadows
Step out into, what else but
Gardens of growing light

For only Gods can be Gods
Others, serf’s of ignorance & moral blight.

I step back into
where else but Shadows,
for I never left darkness
Shadows are what I see.

What is that I now know
Gods are distant
Suffused with light
And free.

[April 17th,2005Copyright]

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Poem Submitted: Friday, August 6, 2010



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