Rajesh Thankappan Poems
|241.||A Nice Wise Guy (A Poem On Peace)||1/23/2015|
|242.||Music, A Sweet Gift||3/1/2015|
|244.||A Musical Entreaty||3/22/2015|
|245.||The Little Lamb (A Poem For Kids)||1/22/2015|
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Are we no more than mere puppets
Remote controlled by the secret strings of fate?
Or are we just a passing eyewitness
Watching a puppetry show being staged?
Life seems dependent on planets and stars
That has already cast our lot,
Destiny seems to set a bar
A hurdle unbridgeable by the best of efforts.
But have we not seen people
Navigate cheerfully unhindered by fate?
Surdas and Milton wrote to create ripples
Though their worldly visions had barricaded gates.
So, if ‘fate' is our master who rules and governs
On efforts invested can't we a...
Smell the flower of life
So soft, so sweet and so fragrant
And its colours
So beautiful, so vivid and so sublime.
And as we smell
And take in its fragrance
To the heart,
And their petals