Vera Sidhwa


Try Harder - Poem by Vera Sidhwa

Try As I May


Try as I may, it wouldn't work out,
As I worked and worked till it would.
I tried so hard to make it work,
But try as I may, it wouldn't work out.

I stopped trying now, I really did.
It didn't matter a bit,
Wherever things may go.
I didn't even want to know.

I gave up completely now.
I couldn't get it done.
But somehow now,
It all worked out.

Topic(s) of this poem: machismo, tradition, haibun


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  • (9/10/2015 8:18:00 PM)


    what happens writing poetry, you hope (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, September 10, 2015



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