Satish Verma

Gold Star - 53,281 Points (5-6-1935)

Wordless Pains - Poem by Satish Verma

Like a wound-bleed,
the glacier falls in lonely
sea. A river ages inside you,
collapsing in despairing loss.

It was not true, that
you live an impossible life.
On water you may not
leave the footprints.

Beyond human tragedy,
a knife falls on the gospels.
Stunned at the edge
of tears, I tremble.

Adieu to Arcadia.
Dust demands the price for
red clover. A dark cloud envelops
the kind hills holding
the sun.

It casts a spell.
A rock licks the moon.

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Comments about Wordless Pains by Satish Verma

  • Subhas Chandra Chakra (4/20/2018 11:43:00 AM)

    It casts a spell.
    A rock licks the moon.
    Wow Satish Sir, what a brilliant modern poem.
    Thanks for sharing it.

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Poem Submitted: Friday, April 20, 2018

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