Tiku akp

Wish I Were A - Poem by Tiku akp

Going down hill with arms open
Rapidly flying towards the Sun;
I wish I were a bird light and small
Soar up to sky and enjoy a great fall;

Grabbing a frond, swinging up and down
Throwing feet up making faces as a clown;
I wish I were a monkey smart and agile
Could summersault in air with amazing style;

Rolling on grass across the lawn
Shouting and shaking as a baby-new born;
I wish I were a squirrel quick and agile
Head and tail up run I with amazing style;

Jumping into a stream from its brink
Down into the water I begin to sink;
I wish I were a fish with no hands and feet
Come I up and into air jump in delight;

Receding afar light years away
Behind the clouds when it is all day;
I wish I were a star that twinkle at night
At the break of dawn I go out of sight;

Sitting in my garden under a tree
I often think to make myself free,
From the din and bustle of daily affairs;
To live and die in peace under Nature’s cares.

Comments about Wish I Were A by Tiku akp

  • Bharati Nayak (8/16/2015 2:47:00 AM)

    Amazing poem, expressing desire to mingle and merry in nature's various elements with gay abandon. (Report) Reply

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  • Neela Nath Das (8/11/2015 11:04:00 AM)

    I loved the meticulous details.Nature nurtures our innocent feelings.So cool! (Report) Reply

  • (11/10/2011 12:33:00 PM)

    vary nice poem. enjoyed reading.. (Report) Reply

  • Diana Rose Tolentino (9/9/2011 1:27:00 AM)

    very good poem indeed. Most of us often think about being different than what we really are, and you showed it with fantastic writing style. I enjoyed every words of it.. (Report) Reply

  • (7/14/2011 8:03:00 PM)

    very nice..poem enjoyed reading... (Report) Reply

  • Naida Nepascua Supnet (7/4/2011 5:29:00 PM)

    makes me want to write something like this because at times i have wishful thinking too-lovely verses (Report) Reply

  • (6/27/2011 7:58:00 AM)

    wow....lovely Keep going! ! ! ! ! (Report) Reply

  • (6/23/2011 12:53:00 PM)

    beautiful poem, made me want to be all those...but then _may be_ all those wish to be in our place too...very simply and nicely set, thank you for sharing (Report) Reply

  • (6/17/2011 3:23:00 AM)

    What a fantastic imagination! Lovely poem. The ending is convincingly relaxing. Thanks for sharing such a nice poem.Rekhamandagere (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 15, 2011

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