Learn More

Jay P Narain

Rookie (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 :

  • Rookie 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. Organized supports is a prison., Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  2. No more pregnancy, Rm.Shanmugam Chettiar.
  3. Grace Me, Michael McParland
  4. 168., John Westlake
  5. The Stuff We Are Made Of., Tony Adah
  6. remembering the wedding Anniversary.., veeraiyah subbulakshmi
  7. Fishing For An Appropriate Taste, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  8. Let us not be, hasmukh amathalal
  9. Is Life?, Neela Nath
  10. Star Tree, douglas scotney

Poem of the Day

poet Henry David Thoreau

Conscience is instinct bred in the house,
Feeling and Thinking propagate the sin
By an unnatural breeding in and in.
I say, Turn it out doors,
Into the moors.
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  8. At Evening, Vikram Seth
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. Invictus, William Ernest Henley

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]