Learn More

cyclopseven Ram

Rookie (20 January 1965 / Malaysia)

Everest


Words from Everest, tremble
humbly wrapped in icy blanket.
the tremor of her voice
violently touched me.

Yet in burdgeoning selfishness
I refused to part from my blanket
but wrapped it nicely to warm this ephemeral body
in selfishness.
in selfishness.
in selfishness.

Though the cold breeze
chills and freezes the Everest
her guts to stand still facing the life
an enigmatic symbol to persevere;
a sign for man to abide
in her strength mighty
irrespective of icy blanket
she is there standing proud
staring at us – the shrewd kind of man.

Submitted: Friday, April 13, 2007
Edited: Monday, February 14, 2011
Listen to this poem:

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

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 (Everest by cyclopseven Ram )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  4. A Smile To Remember, Charles Bukowski
  5. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  6. A Child's Christmas in Wales, Dylan Thomas
  7. No Man Is An Island, John Donne
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. Christmas Trees, Robert Frost
  10. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti

A little while a little love
The hour yet bears for thee and me
Who have not drawn the veil to see
If still our heaven be lit above.
Thou merely, at the day's last sigh,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Recipe To Live, Asma Riaz Khan
  2. How Irritating, Margaret Alice Second
  3. Mind Over Matter (Scream), Joseph Archer
  4. Jesus among Us, michael hagwood
  5. Winterpoesie, Johann Joseph Clahsen
  6. Love the Spine, V P Mahur
  7. Vergißmeinnicht, Johann Joseph Clahsen
  8. Loving Lips, V P Mahur
  9. Am Winterwehr, Johann Joseph Clahsen
  10. Christmas Midnight - Christ - Mitternacht, Johann Joseph Clahsen
[Hata Bildir]