indira babbellapati

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On Synthetic Tracks... - Poem by indira babbellapati

How long
How long,
This endless marathon
On the routine lanes,
I ask myself
As I keep running the marathon
On the synthetic tracks
That don't tire my feet

Don't I prefer those bumpy
Tracks that I once ran?

Plastic flowers
Synthetic scents
Bottled water
Aerated drinks
Habitual shake-hands
Lip serviced compliments
Disgusting disgusting
This marathon on
Synthetic tracks...

Comments about On Synthetic Tracks... by indira babbellapati

  • Tirupathi Chandrupatla (6/3/2013 7:49:00 AM)

    Habitual shake hands
    Lip serviced compliments
    All related to synthetic tracks. Natural is preferable. Nice poem.
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  • Gajanan Mishra (6/3/2013 7:02:00 AM)

    Duty is God, anyway, good write, thanks. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 3, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, August 2, 2013

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