* Happy New Year 2010 ** - Poem by ANJALI SINHA

A flicker in the sky
that ray of hope afar
Flamed across the firmament,
a multitude of stars
Dreams and aspirations
soared high like a eagle
fly towards destiny
but chained by reality
My future outlined for 2010.

2009 will soon filter and crawl
in 2010,
like a laughing feather ball
or a manna from the heavens
like a playful clouds fall
There were good and bad times
Some so harsh, that truth’s cries
Brought tears to everyone’s eyes
And some so enigmatic, that
with the fire in my eyes
burnt those devils of shameful lies.

It was good,
While basting in
the sunshines of love
The flames
though high and gnarling
Did’nt leave me
wriggling and scathing
But calm and cool
as cucumber
And happiness
abound outnumber

Now as 2009 will soon come to an end
Let me just thank and bend
before the lord and commend
For the fortunes and the peace descend.
My pleasures might be small
But tomorrow, I could have it all
But I know HE will make me stand tall
Come what may befall
He’s by my side like a wall
To die and have an everlasting life like Saul
Another year ahead





Comments about * Happy New Year 2010 ** by ANJALI SINHA

  • (5/15/2010 8:16:00 AM)


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  • (2/20/2010 6:35:00 AM)

    Uplifting and upbeat...cant fail yo make the reader hope for you too... loved it: -) (Report) Reply

  • (1/17/2010 8:33:00 AM)

    So nice a way to wish friends a happy new year.Happy New Year, Ma'am. (Report) Reply

  • (1/17/2010 12:59:00 AM)

    Nice poem Anajali... Wish you a very happy new year.. (Report) Reply

  • (1/11/2010 1:24:00 PM)

    nice nice nice oooohlala :) (Report) Reply

  • (1/11/2010 1:03:00 PM)

    hmm always great always sublime u were the gift of last year for me..take care remember u always.....Anurag (Report) Reply

  • Indira Renganathan (1/10/2010 1:11:00 AM)

    Thanks Anjali...a wish with so much confidence....indeed a good write...wish you too the same...happy, prosperous, peaceful years all through...God bless (Report) Reply

  • (1/6/2010 5:42:00 AM)

    so sweet to read and recall the year of events gone byee...
    they way u present it.... is just wonder of all wonders...
    charming and lovable... keep it up sweetiee...
    the world is happier when u r part of nature...
    and yes the humanity is with..what to talk of me.. i just a breezee... love
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  • (1/5/2010 9:04:00 PM)

    Ah another beauty write as expected by our Anjali a nice way to end the year
    I hope you have the best new year what a grand Happy New Year yourpoem is++++10
    Kind regards...................make sure you have plenty of spinach, lentils and Cod liver oil to keep you in top shape!
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  • (1/2/2010 1:32:00 PM)

    Saul didn't die as saul, but in dying his name was paul. :) ..

    do you know I consider time one long cord, :) each day only a foot of so... that is shopped off at the end of the 'day' a year is when 365 of those are gone. and my death is when im all out of this cord, with none left to chop on the morrow. but at the same time, when it end, i get a big ball, called eternal life..... like paul... where time is no more.. :) ..

    sweet poem.. happy new year lady.
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  • Mark Nwagwu (12/31/2009 11:03:00 AM)

    My pleasures might be small
    But tomorrow, I could have it all
    But I know HE will make me stand tall
    Come what may befall
    He’s by my side like a wall

    Anjali, tomorrow you WILL have it all, 'cause your pleasures are small but profound. And come what may, yes, He'll be there for you to lean on, like a wall, not speaking, giving you full support and shielding you from all that you deride. A great New Year write.10, for 2010

    so good to read Sulaiman again

    This is to wish you a happy new year in all you do, in all you meet; and in all that meets you.
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  • PERSIAN NIGHTINGALE (12/31/2009 8:18:00 AM)

    cosmic new year poem, beautiful, HAPPY NEW YEAR 10 (Report) Reply

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (12/31/2009 1:47:00 AM)

    Hi Anjali my friend.It's nice to see you here again.Let us roam the open field of PH with the spirit of the New Year!

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  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (12/30/2009 11:54:00 PM)

    It's so soothing to embrace the new year with a poem like yours Anjali.May God bless you more in 2010.

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  • Sadiqullah Khan (12/30/2009 1:47:00 AM)

    Soothing, pleasurable and full of hopes. Happy New Year. Anjali.10 (Report) Reply

  • Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (12/29/2009 4:33:00 PM)

    Excellently expressed with words that emancipate the emotion and provide purpsoe for the coming year.10/10 (Report) Reply

  • (12/29/2009 4:17:00 AM)

    For your best wishes..Thank you!
    Dear Poet Anju
    May all your dreams come true...
    in the year new!

    A very happy and prosperous new year 2010!
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  • (12/28/2009 8:05:00 AM)

    what a poem it is...remembering old times, realising the passage and looking forward to the new day and year....your words are not words, they are the band of colors pasted on the finest canvas of poetry...I wish I had only.00001 % of your imagination, I would have written something worthwhile....

    One must pay gratitude to the time time gone by and aspire to look into the eyes of future and command it, , , , , you poem has given me a shot of adrenalin, , , , , , thanks for sharing, ......this is indeed a beautiful poem.............happy new year to you tooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
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  • (12/28/2009 3:48:00 AM)

    A prosperous new year to you too Anjali.
    Keep on writing.

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  • Prince Obed de la Cruz (12/28/2009 12:53:00 AM)

    HAPPY NEW YEAR TO YOU! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, December 27, 2009

Poem Edited: Sunday, December 27, 2009

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