Biography of Gita Ashok
I play multiple fascinating roles in the drama of life - that of a daughter, sister, wife, daughter-in-law, aunt, mother, teacher, student, devotee, friend, artist, writer, reader, editor and so on and so forth.... Above all, a human being who is all the time intrigued by every tiny aspect of life on this planet. And now PoemHunter has given me a new and exciting role to play... that of a poet! ! ! I have a passion for life, art, reading, writing, walking, music, cooking, poetry, travelling, photography, blogging, embroidery, solving Sudoku and Crossword puzzles, watching the world go by and most importantly watching Nature.... Much of my inspiration for writing comes from Nature and all the various hues and moods of our lives. I strongly believe in the axiom:
'Dream as if you'll live forever,
live as if you'll die tomorrow.'
- Your Inner Voice
- Across the Sahara
- Come Back With a Smile!
- An Ode to DNA
- As the School Bell Rings
- An Ice Cube
- Together We Will...
- A Snowy Scene
- An Exam
- When Death Comes Knocking
- Beauty Need Not Be Truth
- Take Time To...
This poem reflects the sentiments of a typical student in high school struggling while preparing for his final examination.
When it's time for examination,
my mind is filled with apprehension
regarding problems on integration
and the theory of approximation.
When I'm studying reflection and refraction,
outside on the street, there's a lot of commotion: