Aniruddha Pathak

Gold Star - 72,872 Points (25.05.1941 / Godhra - Gujarat)

On A Day In Spring - Poem by Aniruddha Pathak

Hearing the birds sing,
Thought, it was for me,
But oh my shadow's smirking!
Haiku | 07.02.2019 |

Topic(s) of this poem: birds, spring

Form: Haiku

Comments about On A Day In Spring by Aniruddha Pathak

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (8/15/2019 6:31:00 AM)

    Wonderful imagery and imaginary. Thought, it was for me, /But oh my shadow's the essence of the poem is lying wonderfully. thanks for sharing. (Report)Reply

    Aniruddha Pathak(8/16/2019 12:16:00 AM)

    Thanks for liking it despite its subtlety,

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  • Edward Kofi Louis (8/14/2019 8:34:00 PM)

    Spring Time with the muse of the Birds! ! ! ! !

    Thanks for sharing this poem with us.

    Aniruddha Pathak(8/14/2019 10:04:00 PM)

    Thank you dear EKL,

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  • Poet Poet (8/14/2019 1:09:00 PM)

    AP SIR

    Aniruddha Pathak(8/14/2019 10:03:00 PM)

    I appreciate your frankness as well dear PP.
    Can you please read the explanation below and revert?

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  • (8/14/2019 1:10:00 AM)

    I like the first two lines. The twist that they reveal. The last verse, I do not se it too clear. (Report)Reply

    Aniruddha Pathak(8/14/2019 10:00:00 PM)

    I must thank you immensely dear Luis Estable, for such frank remark instead of goodie-goodie no-meaners. As to the third line, the birds were singing, and seeing that the poet thinks it was for him (man easily thinks he is at the centre of things) , but it was not so. His own shadow had a smirk on its face. I'd love to get your feedback.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 14, 2019

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