Ramesh T A

Gold Star - 66,136 Points (28th August 1950 / Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India)

Metro City Life! - Poem by Ramesh T A

Metro city is congested with all kinds of vehicles;
Buildings are usually many storeyed ones ever;
Also, big trees are interspersing the buildings...!

Birds of the kinds like mynah, parrot and crow
Along with grey pigeons all over the places are
Living in gaps of temple-like towering buildings!

Green parrots have their nests in-between trees
And building holes here and there and fly free ever
Followed by pigeons spreading high everywhere!

Only people staying in the top flats have access
To see free birds' activities all day long whether
It rains or wind blows from the east now and then!

Otherwise, this metro is a big concrete jungle only
With people thriving on mechanical way of life...!

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Comments about Metro City Life! by Ramesh T A

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (11/29/2015 5:49:00 AM)

    You described concrete jungle very well, modern day city is liked this only, people live with no space to share, Thanks much for such a lovely poem. (Report) Reply

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  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/24/2015 2:53:00 PM)

    Life in metro city is very wisely painted in colors of words here. Such a marvelous poem that amazes mind definitely., Interesting...10 (Report) Reply

  • (11/18/2015 10:23:00 AM)

    This metro is a big concrete jungle only
    With people thriving on mechanical way of life...!
    Very realistic write indeed. Traces of the bounty of nature in the form of activities of free birds are visible only to the rich who reside in top floors of pent houses etc and it shows the hollowness of the saying that all are equal before nature.
    Enjoyed reading the meaningful and thought provoking poem. Thanks for sharing.10+ points.
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  • Shakil Ahmed (11/18/2015 10:02:00 AM)

    you have beautifully painted the scene of metro city with great dexterity, nice poem, i enjoyed reading the poem, (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015

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