Kranthi Pothineni


Ripe - Poem by Kranthi Pothineni

Is wind changing direction?
Is it blowing against wish?
Is it crushing all dreams?
Is it making life very hard?
Then pal, sing its good time

Is cloud bringing dark roof?
Is it covering with gloom?
Are the stars moving away?
Is light rays getting pale?
Then pal, dance its great move

Is thunder screaming badly?
Is it making hard to sleep?
Or lighting burned a scar?
Is it firing loud and hard?
Then pal, play the music loud

Is rain breaking the shield?
Is everything washed away?
Is it lancing hard all over?
Is it pouring without rest?
Then pal, its time to celebrate

Pal, that wind is true friend
That cloud makes you proud
The thunder will show wonder
Lighting will teach you fighting
Finally rain wets a grain to grow


Comments about Ripe by Kranthi Pothineni

  • (12/9/2009 12:08:00 AM)


    Excellent praise of....the giver of all.....like a perfume gallops the wholelife
    season of what is life.....thank you for sharing....my vow and salute, , , God
    bless a 10/10
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  • (12/7/2009 12:13:00 AM)


    great poem...meaningful one! ! ! one of the best on your pages............. (Report) Reply

  • Louis Rams (12/5/2009 11:06:00 PM)


    very good write!

    a ten
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  • (12/5/2009 1:22:00 AM)


    Easy to read
    and a nice flow of words
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  • (12/4/2009 8:05:00 PM)


    Love the poem. Thanks for inviting me to share. The last verse sums up adequately the entire poem. No one loves the lightening, clouds, wind, thunder, rain and all the storms that come into our lives. But it is these stormy 'trials' that cause one's life to mature. And if endured (not allowing oneself to be destroyed by them) - they (our obstacles) will make us to become only better and stronger individuals. Thanks for a great poem. (Report) Reply

  • (12/4/2009 10:14:00 AM)


    Is rain breaking the shield?
    Is everything washed away?


    wonderful meditative poem

    10
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  • (12/4/2009 9:31:00 AM)


    Poses many questions for contemplation (Report) Reply

  • Prince Obed de la Cruz (12/4/2009 9:24:00 AM)


    i agree to those who appreciate this poem! (Report) Reply

  • Rajaram Ramachandran (12/4/2009 8:56:00 AM)


    A thundering poem on the downpour of rain (Report) Reply

  • (12/4/2009 8:43:00 AM)


    amazing as always i love every thing about your poems! ! ! ! ! !
    10
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  • (12/4/2009 7:53:00 AM)


    Kranthi i have been reading u r poems this one i would rate 7 out of 10 as the way u have written the others are much nicer. hope u did not mind for the honest comment. (Report) Reply

  • (12/4/2009 6:56:00 AM)


    i like that poem.. attractive, inspiring and simple too :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, December 4, 2009



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