Md. Asadullah

Veteran Poet - 3,575 Points (11th july)

Destination


Path less travelled, Path unknown.
Mountains, Sand, rocks and stone.
No water, vegetation so scarce.
Sun at its ugliest, sun so fierce.

In this wilderness I fear I'll get lost.
I dread I'll be ruined, I will exhaust.
Some say this road will never end;
More I travel, more it will extend.

Soothing sound tells me to continue;
Sun is yet to set, travel miles few.
The heat forces me into a slump.
Solacing sound gives goosebump.

Very soon the blazing sun will fade.
I search tree with hundred years of shade.
They say to give up in this dusty heat.
I seek Gardens with rivers underneath.

Submitted: Saturday, April 26, 2014
Edited: Saturday, April 26, 2014

Topic of this poem: desert


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v=702vPGJy4Zw - - > After watching this video on youtube

Comments about this poem (Destination by Md. Asadullah )

  • Gold Star - 22,828 Points Akhtar Jawad (5/5/2014 3:34:00 AM)

    I am sorry youtube is banned in Pakistan. But I am lucky to read your poem that is so beautiful and meaningful. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,508 Points * Sunprincess * (4/26/2014 6:30:00 PM)

    ...........a wonderful write....and I love the destination of the garden....thanks for the poet's notes...I will go look for the video....enjoyed... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 37 Points Colleen Courtney (4/26/2014 9:02:00 AM)

    Nicely done! Felt as if I were walking this arduous path by your side. Great job! (Report) Reply

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