Kesav Venkat Easwaran

Gold Star - 19,224 Points (June 5th / Kerala- India)

The Entire Gift - Poem by Kesav Venkat Easwaran

The future walks ahead of us
At a bit more handshake length
Spot it early keen and clean
Follow with feet in strength
Hope is that which pulls forward
The future is hope indeed
The past is the base on hope is built
The assessment of our deeds
Moving up we recognize
The present- its entire gift

12th Feb 2020

Topic(s) of this poem: future, hope

Form: Light Verse

Poet's Notes about The Poem

A poem slightly philosophic. Hope is the main theme of this poem

Comments about The Entire Gift by Kesav Venkat Easwaran

  • Akham Nilabirdhwaja SinghAkham Nilabirdhwaja Singh (2/24/2020 8:27:00 AM)

    Future and hope. A very well crafted poem.10+++ (Report)Reply

    Kesav EaswaranKesav Easwaran(2/24/2020 10:09:00 AM)

    Yes. Thank you, Akham Singh, for your good words on my piece

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  • Edward Kofi LouisEdward Kofi Louis (2/15/2020 2:52:00 PM)

    Forward march! ! !
    Hope is the key,
    Towards the future.

    Kesav EaswaranKesav Easwaran(2/24/2020 10:08:00 AM)

    Thank you Edward. Yes hope is the key. Nice feedback

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  • Rose Marie Juan-austinRose Marie Juan-austin (2/12/2020 2:29:00 PM)

    Another poem of great depth.
    Philosophical, insightful and imbued with wisdom.
    Yes, hope is future indeed.
    It can propel us to change the past for a better future.
    A brilliant write very well crafted and conveyed.
    Onto my Poem List.

    Kesav EaswaranKesav Easwaran(2/13/2020 8:13:00 AM)

    Good words on my poem, good gesture yours. Thank you very much, Rose Marie. Liked

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  • Indira RenganathanIndira Renganathan (2/12/2020 9:12:00 AM)

    Indeed we should make use of the present before it becomes the past which is one more step on our move with hope for every today is definitely a precious gift for us to make use of....lovely work 10 (Report)Reply

    Kesav EaswaranKesav Easwaran(2/13/2020 8:11:00 AM)

    Yes, a precious golden egg. Let us follow the duck with hope. Nice observation Indira. Immense thanks. Liked

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  • Sylvia Frances ChanSylvia Frances Chan (2/12/2020 7:24:00 AM)

    Hope is the best option in life. We may constantly hope and never give up.Hope is the future and The present- its entire gift. A poem full of bright light, amazingly worded. Thanks for sharing this lovely poem, Kesav. A 10 Topscore (Report)Reply

    Kesav EaswaranKesav Easwaran(2/13/2020 8:08:00 AM)

    Yes. Hope is the light that leads. Thanks Sylvie for your good comment. Liked

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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