Kanishka SricharanPratap

Silver Star - 3,804 Points (08.12.1962 / Cuttack, Odisha, India)

Seed - Poem by Kanishka SricharanPratap

''He says
To bury us!
But he does not know
We are seeds!

We would sprout out
Breaking the grave
Splitting the earth,
Spread branches
All over the world! ''

Someone laughed:
Yes, you are seeds,
Seeds of nonsense wilds!

Now you see
And search...,
Where is your mother-leaf
And your mother-root!

Translated from Odia by
Subash Chandra Mohapatra

Topic(s) of this poem: seed

Comments about Seed by Kanishka SricharanPratap

  • (12/4/2018 7:20:00 AM)

    Ha...ha..ha..very good satire on immature writers.... (Report)Reply

    1 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]