From One World To The Next

July 13, 2013
By SimranRazdan GOLD, Hyderabad, Other
SimranRazdan GOLD, Hyderabad, Other
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Lights twinkling in the night sky
I used to wonder at them
But now sigh
As their true nature science
And veil of happy fantasies
Off and thrown; ridiculed
By my very (now) mature
And rational attitude

In the private room of my mind
Where my memories I do bind
Lie shattered pieces
Of childhood dreams
Along with an innocent world
Of happiness
To make room for reality
Facts, numbers and sanity
Though this new perspective
Has a beauty of its own
I miss the places
My childhood had shown

At the end of the day
There is only one lesson learnt
They say-
“Around every corner change lurks
Sorry, but that’s how life works
It’s not long before you realize
From your safe nest
That you’re spiraling
From one world to the next.”

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on Aug. 13 2013 at 9:25 am
SimranRazdan GOLD, Hyderabad, Other
10 articles 0 photos 34 comments
Thank you!

Hanban12 ELITE said...
on Aug. 13 2013 at 9:17 am
Hanban12 ELITE, Lake Worth, Florida
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Favorite Quote:
"If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them."
Henry David Thoreau

"I fell in love the way you fall asleep; slowly, and then all at once."
John Green

This is a very intriguing and interesting poem. I love all of the metaphors present here and the way you easily rhyme words, weaving them together like a web. The whole concept is entrancing and it makes one rethink their life. I could easily relate to this; A job well done!

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