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Sitting down with my head in hands,
I think of past and present to end,
Things have never been the way I want,
and I feel like stepping back...running away!
The clouds thunder--the fear looms,
...'cause I find myself all devastated.

My head aches, the lightening strikes,
tearing the dark sky it falls,
I stand and look out the window,
killing silence and no creature to see,
it seems horrible--my tears trickle,
...'cause I find myself all devastated.

I clean pearly drops from my cheeks,
and drink some cold water for ease,
the sky roars with violet shades,
I close my eyes with clenched fists,
I pray in heart--my emotions fled,
...'cause I find myself all devastated.

The rain pours and thunders befall,
roars magnify and I feel alone,
finding all this happen outside,
I lay on bed and shrink my legs,
It all went on--and I couldn't sleep,
...'cause I find myself all devastated.

The rooster cries and I wake up at 4.00,
Looking around, I find grave silence,
Gathering my senses, I lift myself up...
and walk to the window, peeking out,
Still disheartened--I look outside,
...'cause I find myself all devastated.

What I see is a different world,
the roars had stopped and green was greener,
I'm amazed with the fresh, new scenario...
seeing seven colors of splendid rainbow,
Appears on my face--a broad smile,
...'cause I don't find myself devastated anymore!

I hear the birds chirp, see the clear sky,
and go outside for my soul's joy,
things never remain the same they are,
after darker nights, shines brighter sun,
I jog around--live a new life,
...'cause I don't find myself devastated at all!

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noor zahra said...
Sept. 19, 2011 at 12:05 pm

hey genius!

read it and luved it <3 

it just needs a bit of rhyming and shows u have got lot of potential... im proud of u baby! :D

keep it up...

najx said...
Aug. 31, 2011 at 1:09 pm
owshummm!!! loved itt!!!
Porshe_Lover <3 said...
Aug. 21, 2011 at 9:53 pm

Aapi! You are superb and when i saw your poem, i loved it. Please write more and keep it up.

Thank you.

AnumK replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:12 am
That's really sweet, Sahil. I will try and write better! :)
lilly flowers said...
Aug. 21, 2011 at 11:25 am


its me neha. nyc 2 c ur gr8 work here anum..!!!!

ur work is fabulous n motivative. evry1 wil b impres n wil take interest jst lyk me..

keep it up dear..!!!! :)

AnumK replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:11 am


Thanks Fai :P

Zainab said...
Aug. 19, 2011 at 5:56 am
A very wonderful piece of work it is, Anum. Looks like you've given complete vent to your feelings. I was pleased to read the end because it's optimistic. Keep working hard and next time you can play with ryhmes also. :)
AnumK replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:10 am
Thank You. Yeah, I will definitely give it a good try.
J. Rae said...
Aug. 29, 2010 at 7:50 pm
Wow, this is really good! Haha, you have just made somebody jelous!
AnumK replied...
Aug. 30, 2010 at 9:55 am
Lol...thanks J. Rae!!
AnumK said...
Aug. 27, 2010 at 6:16 am

Thanks to all...

Thanks for the faith, and I hope you'll be liking my other stuff that's going to be published in days ahead.

diana said...
Aug. 27, 2010 at 6:05 am
A very beautiful poem I am not surprised coz im expecting such tremendous piece fo work from you. I have all my faith on you.
ali raza said...
Aug. 27, 2010 at 5:46 am


congrats anum  this is good work which u have to  done,may ALLha come to true ur dreams keep it up..........ameen

Roshan said...
Aug. 26, 2010 at 1:59 am

aray wah !!

 nice work !

to be honest i cant do this !!

INSHALLAH buhat agge jaoge :)

AnumK replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:09 am
Nothing in the world is Impossible. Thanks for the appreciation, anyway :)
Shafiqullah said...
Aug. 24, 2010 at 3:19 pm
Very awesome piece of poetry!!!! U really deserve to be rated 5 stars. 
AnumK replied...
Aug. 22, 2011 at 6:13 am
Thanks for this frankness!
sayeed tajik said...
Aug. 24, 2010 at 9:51 am
ANUM congrats n I all the time used to say that you r genius..........
Armaan Ali said...
Aug. 24, 2010 at 8:08 am

U really deserve 5 stars!!!

A much needed piece of work.. A motivation

A new sun 

Sense of HOPE at this time of misery for us ALL

I appreciate your deep thoughts 

keep up the good work!!

AnumK replied...
Aug. 24, 2010 at 8:39 am

Thanks alot! :)

I m glad you liked it!

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