Who will save his world

Living in turbulent times,disillusioned with the world,

She believed in the indestructibility of her inner strength,

However seething and tragic the seasons of life may be.

A woman of strong zeal and enthusiasm,

Imbued with a sense of hope and optimism,

She wrote her poems in all quietude and solitude,

Her poetry bearing out her revolutionary instinct.

 

She fell not in the trap of depression,

Never estranged from herself,

Though her nights were like the long nights of the Arctic

And her waters troubled like those of the Antarctic.

 

Accepting the inevitability of Truth,

Her research delved in black holes, portals and aliens.

Her spirit would never be quelled

Until she found the answers to her questions

Hovering around her mind like bees on flowers.

 

One night, she looked at the glowing embers

And thought that the species have evolved over the eons

And yet, man, master of his mind

With knowledge of all kinds

Beneath a balanced Yin and Yang

Lost the games he so intelligently played.

Now, his world is in a chaos,

And time is running fast.

Who will save his world?

 

pramila khadun

 

 

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About pramilakhadun

I am the holder of a Bsc degree in Food and Nutrition from S.N.D.T University,Pune,India.Have taught this subject in a private institution for almost thirty-five years.Currently, I am retired and travel alot with my husband Raj, daughters Dr Rajnee and Priyum and son Airline Captain.Had my first book of poetry published by Minerva press, London and other two in Mauritius.More coming soon.I love poetry and enjoy reading poems of poets across the world and I feel Destiny Poets is the right place for me.

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