Mehri Mehraban


Color Of God - Poem by Mehri Mehraban

God tells  angels
Today, I'm an artist
And, God creates colors
then, All colors exist.

waiting,  in the endless row
'What if we can choose? '
Colorless creatures wish in silent
A grant, you can choose.

In roar of Angels cheer
A miniature leaf's shrilling in row.
'I pick up this one I'll name it green'
Too low, to hear in color show.

'This one makes me crazy'
Sea Points at blue and cheers.
'I resemble you,  we both are innocent'
a small Rose whispers in red's ears.

In deafening angels cheer
Colored Peacock makes a parade.
'who dares to compete with me in glory,
Who makes such elegant decision, I made? '


creatures are called,  one by one
 Finally, I announce confidently
 'the color of God'. Angels stop cheering
 And, they gaze at me with jealousy!


Comments about Color Of God by Mehri Mehraban

  • Gold Star - 41,411 Points Chinedu Dike (9/15/2014 5:02:00 PM)

    A highly imaginative piece of poetry.This is exactly what thrills me about poetry. Nice and lovely. Thanks for sharing. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 15 Points Sir Hosseyn Sabbaghi (3/27/2014 9:50:00 AM)

    So nice and art.
    It impresses me!

    Thanks. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,109 Points Heather Wilkins (8/19/2013 7:59:00 PM)

    GOD is the true artist of color. look at all the beauty around us. nice write (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 365 Points Zahra Shariat (7/14/2013 4:22:00 AM)

    Miss Mehri, it was NICE I can say. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 21, 2013

Poem Edited: Saturday, January 11, 2014


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