Pradip Chattopadhyay

(28.01.1961 / Kolkata)

A Dirge For Transience


On a dead dull night
When the moon goes hiding
And the barn owl hoots for its love
The fireflies romance the darkness.
The glowing beads dance to celebrate
The nights of long past buried for good
With the treasures of lost happiness,
Wind sings a dirge for transience.

Submitted: Thursday, March 29, 2012
Edited: Thursday, March 29, 2012

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Dirge For Transience by Pradip Chattopadhyay )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

New Poems

  1. The Vulture, Curtlan Popo
  2. Plenty Thirst Century, Curtlan Popo
  3. A Damp Bathroom Wall Speaks To You, Narayana Raghavan
  4. Why I'm You, Curtlan Popo
  5. Your Eyes, C J Browning
  6. Glamour Bloggers, Salmon Gobblers and Ca.., Curtlan Popo
  7. It's Too Much, Shalom Freedman
  8. Threads Of The Matrix, Curtlan Popo
  9. A crab is a crab, Dr PJ Raj Kamal
  10. The Search, C J Browning

Poem of the Day

poet Sir John Suckling

Dost see how unregarded now
That piece of beauty passes?
There was a time when I did vow
To that alone;
But mark the fate of faces;
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Elizabeth Bishop

 

Member Poem

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  3. If, Rudyard Kipling
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  6. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  7. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  9. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  10. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]