Poems

A lonely life…

lonely

A lonely life I had chosen to live
On a mountain in recluse
Far away from the maddening crowd
Far away from the flawed mankind
They were selfish, arrogant and rude
In need of constant approval from the croods
Putting fake mask and pretending
Trying to act important and condescending
I hated them all so to say,
So I chose to stay far, far away.
One day my eyes caught my eyes on the mirror in front of me
I saw my SELF for the first time I felt
A being of light and love personified
Was the real me hiding inside.
Tears overflowed like rain on my cheeks
A joy exploded and I reached a new peak.
Then I saw that I was all-
Hatred and love, greed and generosity, pride and humbleness, war and peace
And that I had always the choice
To follow the path of fear or love
All along I had chosen fear
and so I had become a hater.
My eyes finally opened to the reality
I accepted myself as I was born to be
With all of lives duality.
A profound peace finally descended me
A blanket of love engulfed me.
I now walked down the hill
And embraced the first soul to my hearts fill.
For he was me and I was him with faults and imperfections
And it was finally okay with me.

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A friend


Happy Friendship day

A stranger walked into my life

And forged a bond and made it bright.

A stranger not related by blood or birth

Cared for me during lives sorrow and mirth

A stranger who didn’t know my past

Accepted me as myself without any questions asked.

A stranger whom life brought to me at the right time.

Was the answer to my prayer during my lonely climb.

Without you ,lives burdens would have been hard to carry

Without you, laughters would have been shallow and wary.

Without you, I would have walked an empty lonely road

Without you, my life would have been like a black and white board.

Thank You my friend for showing up at the right moment

For being there and caring during all the trends.

You are the rainbow on the sky of my life.

Hope we walk together for many more miles!