Nikunj Sharma

Rookie (12-01-1972 / New Delhi)

Long Or Short - Poem by Nikunj Sharma

Long as the guard rail on an expressway
Extending into infinity;
Or the sun parched hay field;
Filling the distance till eternity

Short as a sweet dream that lasts for a moment
Or an ephemeral smile that flashes for a second
Short as the sight of a myopic
Or momentary as sorcerer’s trick

Too long to live, too short to lead
Too long to fret, too short to enjoy
What is life, tell me boy …

I want to study it bit by bit
To understand the long and short of it.

29 June 2009

Comments about Long Or Short by Nikunj Sharma

  • (8/19/2009 5:07:00 AM)

    I want to study it bit by bit
    To understand the long and short of it.

    A moment can spread to all your life, you never know and leaves a lasting impression for life..thats what love of the life is lke!
    Rehana Nazli
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  • (7/2/2009 12:20:00 AM)

    amazing thoughts. and very well written (Report) Reply

  • (6/29/2009 6:51:00 AM)

    vow! beautiful poem. nice idea.nice words. you really have a poetic language
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  • (6/29/2009 4:57:00 AM)

    excellent write..... (Report) Reply

  • Chandrashekar A Posy Poet (6/29/2009 4:39:00 AM)

    an impressive write! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 29, 2009

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