Treasure Island

Jay P Narain

(Jan.1945 / Bihar, India)

Down the memory lane


Cruising down my bus route to work,
Is like going down my memory lane,
The hills over the bay seem frozen in time,
while the memories flicker down the memory lane.

If I go over the hill and look into the calm bay waters,
would I see the reflections of my years gone past by me,
The trees, parks, lake, and bay are there since eternity,
but the images of my past only linger with me.

The memory lane is like a beach strewn with countless shells,
Although dear to my heart, they get scattered by the roaring waves,
The memory lane is the quiet and peaceful avenue,
where my mind dwells with only you and me.

When I look up into a dark starry nights,
Do I see you as a break way star coming down to meet me,
When I adore a beautiful flower in the park,
Do I see you smiling with charm and love.

Submitted: Saturday, June 20, 2009

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 (Down the memory lane by Jay P Narain )

Enter the verification code :

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (6/20/2009 11:46:00 AM)

    'When I look up into a dark starry nights,
    Do I see you as a break way star coming down to meet me,
    When I adore a beautiful flower in the park,
    Do I see you smiling with charm and love.'

    Nice poem,10+ (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. That Love, Dabouz Yamina
  2. Oranien, Edward Kofi Louis
  3. The Historic, But Black Statue of Radha-.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. Uncompleted Quest, Mark Nixon Legaspi
  5. All-in-one, Edward Kofi Louis
  6. Make Me, Sentamu Aziz
  7. The Traffic Light, Edward Kofi Louis
  8. Bye Baby, Sentamu Aziz
  9. Homeland, Ibrahim Nasrallah
  10. Kylie, Edward Kofi Louis

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

It is very nice to think
The world is full of meat and drink,
With little children saying grace
In every Christian kind of place.... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Amy Lowell

 

Trending Poems

  1. Refugee Blues, WH Auden
  2. A Thought, Robert Louis Stevenson
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  6. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. Warning, Jenny Joseph
  9. On the Ning Nang Nong, Spike Milligan
  10. First Day at School, Roger McGough

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]