Rajendran Muthiah Poems
A Corrupt Politician Committed Suicide
When the corrupt politician
was shut behind the bars,
he roared in anger in a language
couched in figures and metaphors:
" From the cremains of my body,
one thousand of me will be erupting
to serve the cause of the people".
When this one robber single-handedly
looted the coffers of the State
and got graft for the jobs given to the poor,
the people reel in poverty
and the youths die untimely.
"How could this nation face
one thousand of his incarnates? "
This question made one of his followers
sleepless, and in a ...
Let It Breathe Long.
What is ‘in your mind?
Be frank to tell me.
Silence or ignorance will sure to kill me.
Brooding over failures will break up your strong heart.
Brimming with tears in eyes won’t bolster your morale.
Beaming smiles to foes will make you to stand tall.
Drunken ramblers won’t nod and cheer us