Kavya Leo Vakkayil

Freshman - 711 Points (7/12/1991)

Passion - Poem by Kavya Leo Vakkayil

I wished to give it wings
From the day I knew its within me
To let it fly high enough
And reach the limits ahead.
But I was forced;
To let it bury
I chained it with grief
For all these years passed

It was growing inside me
A beauty that was concealed
At times I wondered
Why it never died within me?

I know the days are not so far
To raise the freedom flags
I whispered each dark night
To let it hear my voice
I am not afraid anymore
I said with my strength of will
Oh my passion,
I will never let you die.

Topic(s) of this poem: passion

Comments about Passion by Kavya Leo Vakkayil

  • Chinedu Dike (12/6/2015 12:22:00 AM)

    Beautiful motivational piece of poetry insightfully penned with conviction. Indeed, passion slumbers where there is no willpower to set it in motion. A lovely poem bristling with knowledge. Thanks for sharing Leo. Please read my poem MANDELA - THE IMMORTAL ICON. (Report) Reply

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  • (11/11/2015 10:25:00 PM)

    Poesy is such a thing that if it is with you, you can not suppress it for ever. It comes out with a bang at opportune time forcibly and till then the would be poet/poetess will have to suffer from it's pangs. Wonderful expression. Thanks for sharing.10 points. (Report) Reply

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (11/11/2015 10:25:00 PM)

    To raise the freedom flags
    I whispered each dark night....What an amazing and thought provoking sharing definitely. Interesting poem shared...10
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 11, 2015

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