Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

Gold Star - 16,222 Points (14-2-1957 / Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India)

Sonnet: To Shakespeare, With Love - Poem by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

O Bard of Avon – Poet Shakespeare!
You shook the world by painting with your words;
What plays, you wrote enacting them well, dear!
The music was echoed by even birds.

‘To be or not to be’, was one question;
How well you wrote the play in acts and scenes!
Yes, drama, poetry was your prime passion;
Your romance spewed forth magic upon teens.

Your sonnet-spree allured most poetic minds;
The structured style with rhyme sequence was great;
Good metre, melody, it always finds;
With ease you made them to appeal till date.

O Bard of fame, who stood the test of time!
You made the world of literature, sublime.

Fondly dedicated to the eminent poet-dramatist of England
By Dr John Celes, Indian Poet and Sonneteer
Copyright by Dr John Celes 22-09-2013

Poet's Notes about The Poem

a tribute to a great sonneteer by a sonneteer

Comments about Sonnet: To Shakespeare, With Love by Dr. A.Celestine Raj Manohar M.D.,

  • Gajanan Mishra (9/22/2013 7:04:00 AM)

    wonderful write, thanks Dr Celes. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, September 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Monday, September 23, 2013

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