Sharika Hafeez

Just A Bottle Of Ink - Poem by Sharika Hafeez

In my hands
I write my story,
And in my mind
I write memories.

In my heart
I write my pain,
But in my face
There is no crease.

Beyond these lands
I stalk the prairie,
And beyond my mind
I stalk the breeze.

Beyond the cart
I chase the rain,
But beyond this chase
There is no ease.

On my eyes
There are words,
And on my thoughts
A light blink.

On my seat
Is hidden a pen,
And on my table
A papered link.

Beneath the sighs
I move forwards,
But beneath the clouds
I cannot think.

Beneath my feet
There is a glen,
But beneath my fingers
Not a bottle of ink.

Topic(s) of this poem: confusion, depression, pain

Form: Verse

Comments about Just A Bottle Of Ink by Sharika Hafeez

  • (6/1/2016 7:42:00 AM)

    As always, deep, philosophical and inspiring! (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
  • Kelly Kurt (12/3/2015 12:52:00 AM)

    Thank you for sharing, Sharika (Report) Reply

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (12/3/2015 12:13:00 AM)

    Nicely written poem, we all go thru this confusion at times and you captured it nicely in your poem...10+
    I invite u to read my poems.
    (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

Poem Submitted: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

[Report Error]