Soumita Sarkar Ray

Gold Star - 6,317 Points (Kolkata)

I Am Not English - Poem by Soumita Sarkar Ray

I am not English
I am a learner
Yet I like to write
in this language
Only myself to please

To search for a slot
I dive in the realm of thought
To get my urge a voice
I don’t have any other choice
I wing my wish
I sing my dream
I invent myself
I write a verse
I strive to pen few lines with faults
The readers find them senseless
Those kind comment and rate
As if they can change my fate

Why will I beg
Why will I plead
So that they give a read
At all no crime hellish
If I want them to publish
They say I need a review
By the one who is born English

I shall still pen
I shall see my right
Tongue of dreams
Roads of feels
Words from layers
That slit human flesh
That which has no limit
A voice free from mortal spiirt

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Topic(s) of this poem: poetic expression

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I have to write messages to invite them to read me.......

Comments about I Am Not English by Soumita Sarkar Ray

  • Sekharan Pookkat (6/17/2013 8:47:00 AM)

    Write in English if it is comfortable for you (Report) Reply

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  • Farah Ilyas (6/16/2013 9:00:00 AM)

    hey there is no need to beg for to read ur poetry, ur poetry indeed well in naturer & composition....keep writing (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, June 15, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 4, 2015

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