Aimanu Begum

Give Me Sunshine - Poem by Aimanu Begum

A heaviness persists on my soul
like a foggy curtain in January morning.
Give me a little sunshine,
the sun refuses to rise in my sky
and clear the morning fog.

My soul feels stranded,
like a car in the middle of the road
in the heavy downpour of the summer rain.

Dragging my soul like a paralytic foot
I am a living corpse.
I am the lonely Crusoe
marooned in some solitary island.
while the sea of crowd around me swarm with life
I look on with longing in my eyes.

Comments about Give Me Sunshine by Aimanu Begum

  • Bharti Chandwani (10/3/2013 9:34:00 AM)

    artistic writing..........good... (Report) Reply

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  • S.zaynab Kamoonpuri (11/6/2012 1:25:00 AM)

    Sad but d allegory n metaphor is commendable in d poem! Cheer up n kudos poetess. Do read mine too. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 3, 2012

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