Treasure Island

Sadvansha Munshi

(24th March'99 / Kanpur)

A Flying Movement


Started from down below,
With dreams to get higher.
Filled with imagination; No more hollow,
Each step increasing desire!

No need to hide anymore,
No more holding back.
Have to leave this floor,
And never come back!



But this is a flying movement,
Some or the other day it will go down.
So let's enjoy this movement,
And cherish what we found!



Had the wings from the start,
But never used them before.
Deep inside the heart,
Always knew there was more!

Just needed an opportunity,
Just a little bit of lift.
Filled with a lot of feisty,
Just trying to fly swift!



But this is a flying movement,
Some or the other day it will go down.
So let's enjoy this movement,
And cherish what we found!

Submitted: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, January 28, 2014

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  • Yash Shinde (4/11/2014 1:35:00 PM)

    /...................this transition is experienced in human life too..............but no one does paint the picture of metamorphism so beautifully! ..............lovely (Report) Reply

  • Ed Nigma (2/3/2014 8:28:00 AM)

    I like the metamorphosis from a larva form into a butterfly and the progression made as it pushes to take flight. That is in essence 1 part of the journey of this life =) Nicely done! (Report) Reply

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