Riddle poem-5
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I can run but never walk
I have a mouth but never talk
I have a head but never weep
I have a bed but never sleep
Yet never do I feel tired
Life to me is sweet, green and gold
I pass through meadows
Happy to see cool cows
And leaves falling green and brown
Upon my breast and crown
While through woodland
I come across rocks that impede
Swiftness of my speed
Though never do I mind
Day in and day out
Racing and racing without
Stopping a little to attain Nirvana
By merging with that wide, eternal place of heaven
Now can you tell who I am?
Sometimes wild and sometimes calm

Topic(s) of this poem: riddle poem

Comments about Riddle Poem-5 by DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK

  • Kelly Kurt (8/21/2015 3:28:00 PM)

    I enjoyed the poem and had fun guessing that it spoke of a river (Report)Reply

    (8/23/2015 3:25:00 AM)

    Many many thanks......Kelly........I am humbled

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  • Kim Barney (3/8/2015 7:10:00 PM)

    River, of course. Learned this riddle as a child.
    You might enjoy my Logic in Rhyme series, parts 1-5.
    Well done.

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  • Rajesh Thankappan (3/1/2015 10:55:00 AM)

    Loved reading this sweet nice poem on river and the way you presented it. (Report)Reply

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  • (2/26/2015 10:29:00 AM)

    Yes it's a river......Valsa.....your guess is correct.......many many thanks for your comment....... (Report)Reply

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  • Valsa George (2/25/2015 10:05:00 AM)

    This I think I can possibly guess right.... It must be either a river, a brook or a stream! Very nicely composed and arouses curiosity! (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 25, 2015

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