Thursday, 15 August 2019

Poetry 2019 Longlist, Udit Bhatia

APOSTROPHE
Stepping out on the tarmac,
As the new winds struck my visage.
Chasing the dreams I yearned for,
Felt like finally coming off age.
The cobbled streets and grand structures,
Pristine scapes all around.
The manicured views I saw,
Made my love more profound.
The dreams engulfed myself,
The infinity seemed near.
World was my playground,
Life felt on top gear!
The daily chore continued,
As I beyond the confined.
Flying like a bird, oblivious,
To what I had left behind.
Days, months of the living,
Though elite and plush.
Could not filled a void,
That I yearned so much...

5 comments:

  1. Wow, Just wow, I am stunned. I loved it. Very nicely written. Great choice of words. Amazing job. Keep up the outstanding work.

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  2. Great poem....each n every word beautifully expressed.... outstanding... looking forward to reading n enjoying your work.

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  3. Beautiful!The poem is like chocolate melts on the soul and drups directly into the heart.
    Anita

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  4. Wonderfully written Buddy, so apt for your age. World is your playground ~ go out and conquer.
    You are becoming a great Poet

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  5. Emotions captured using just the right words, awesome piece, didn’t know you were a poet at heart Udit, Bless you, keep it up. Love you!

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