Tirupathi Chandrupatla

Light And Shadow - Poem by Tirupathi Chandrupatla

Picture a well
Lighted object
It looks real
Only with shadow.

A picture shown
Without a shadow
Simply loses
All objectivity.

Exception maybe
von Gogh's series
Of sunflowers
Masterpieces of art

Sun's an object
That's shadow free
Throwing brilliant
Rays on nature.

An object follows
Its faithful shadow
Length of shadow's
A measure of time.

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Comments about Light And Shadow by Tirupathi Chandrupatla

  • Nasarudheen Parameswaran (8/7/2013 7:38:00 AM)

    The argument is nice and the dress of it. (Report) Reply

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  • Gajanan Mishra (8/7/2013 7:36:00 AM)

    length of shadow's a measure of time, we are not within the purview of time, and what is time after all, really we are not sure about it. thanks. good write. (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/7/2013 5:44:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem. Light and shade together bring the effect of a picture...Loved reading it. (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath Das (8/6/2013 9:03:00 PM)

    Light and shade can bring the effect of a picture, as it is in reality.Lovely. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 6, 2014

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