R.K. Singh

Rookie - 383 Points (31 December 1950 / Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India)

No I Won't - Poem by R.K. Singh

depressed mount of sun
and feeble supporting lines-
will i die unknown?
left rotting in the sand
and wind oozing foul smell?

i don't want the sun
to miss my light and blame
the night for writing
the fate with wintry fingers
licking the legs of scarecrow

they can't close their eyes
to the images i brew
for burying secrets
against a dusty mirror
against god's hidden errors

- R.K.Singh

Topic(s) of this poem: depression, fate

Form: Tanka


Comments about No I Won't by R.K. Singh

  • Souren Mondal (11/17/2015 8:11:00 AM)


    A well crafted poem.. Thank you.. (Report) Reply

    R.k. Singh R.k. Singh (11/17/2015 11:18:00 PM)

    Thanks Souren for stopping by my latest poem.

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  • (11/17/2015 7:46:00 AM)


    they can't close their eyes
    to the images i brew
    for burying secrets
    against a dusty mirror
    against god's hidden errors.
    Beautiful poem with wonderful tiction. Enjoyed reading. Thanks for sharing.10 points.
    (Report) Reply

    R.k. Singh R.k. Singh (11/17/2015 11:19:00 PM)

    Thanks Ratnakar for your appreciation of the tanka structure.

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 17, 2015



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