Satish Verma

Gold Star - 41,866 Points (5-6-1935)

Toxicity - Poem by Satish Verma

First listen to your heart.
No poetry will walk tonight―
without fear.

Sometimes you will find―
words will not descend/to heal
your ache of unslept poems. Hovering/
like the obsessive hawks.

The migratory, adjutant/
storks, had not come to roost
on the tall tree―
naked as they are.

Democracy always/sends
erotica/to take off your mind
from the trivial subjects.

Fireworks resume the celebrations
for the fugitive/who returned
home after drinking absinthe.

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  • Shakil Ahmed (10/24/2015 11:13:00 AM)

    a very beautiful poem, i enjoyed reading the poem, well-write, thanks for sharing, if you find time please read some of my poems and leave your comments. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, October 24, 2015

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