Subbaraman N V

Retreats

The black dog fiercely barks
Runs behind me as if to bite and blast
Run I don't but bend to ground
As if to take a pebble to hound
Dog retreats yet barks
In shrill and feeble voice that fades!

Life's problems and worries stare
With its swollen red eyes that scare
Run I don't but look with force
As if to drive them away and face
With strong will and wit, grit and faith
Problems and worries RETREAT and fade!

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 11, 2007
Poem Edited: Thursday, April 7, 2011

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Comments about Retreats by Subbaraman N V

  • Richard A. Davis SR. (9/11/2007 4:36:00 AM)

    I like the message in this- Face lifes problems head on- take control. Use the tools you have in yourself and inner strength to over come.

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