Sathya Narayana

Gold Star - 7,622 Points (12-06-1958 / Nellore, Andhra Pradesh)

My Mother - Poem by Sathya Narayana

She bore pains
to safely land me
on the earth.
Now she left this earth
leaving me pain.

When I called her 'A Goddess'...
she smiled away.
When I addressed but
the deity in the temple
'O Mother! '
She felt proud, if not a little shy.

When she suckled me with milk,
when she bathed me and toweled clean,
when she fed me with the best cuisine
and knitted my sweater,
She's mother...
nothing less than a Mother.

Topic(s) of this poem: earth, goddess, land, mother, pain

Form: Free Verse


Poet's Notes about The Poem

My mother left the world om 20th May 2018. This poem is in memorial of my mother.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 28, 2018



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