Munia Khan

Rookie (15th March.1981)

I Just Want To Know


Who am I?


Am I just a flesh of despair on a plate of hopefulness?


Or just a mortal being suspending and choking from a sordid rope of disbelief?


Who am I?


Am I just a tangible soul wrapped with some transient elements pulsating for the salvation?


Or just a puny little individual under the awaked sky awaiting the innocence to fall?


Who am I?


Am I just a spirit of an aversion who is grasping the door of this world to get out but not wanting to leave?


Or just a desirous creature of God who longs for the unattainable?


Who am I?


Am I just an existence inhaling the infernal breeze in the form of heavenly wind but still not suffocated?


Or just a life on earth to embrace the adversity with the vanity full of vain pleasures?


Who am I?


Am I just a disgraceful heart that tries to beat for all the people but ends beating only for itself?


Or just an embodiment of perplexity in this remorseless universe?


Who am I?


I just want to know


Who am I? ? ?

Submitted: Monday, October 05, 2009

Form:


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 (I Just Want To Know by Munia Khan )

Enter the verification code :

  • Rookie Philip Winchester (2/17/2010 5:09:00 AM)

    True to my words of last October...I am drawn to read again 'I just want to know'
    Well I am going to bet with you you know by now our dear Munia.
    From all the encouraging comments that you receive, that I am not a lone voice. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Afzal Shauq (10/18/2009 5:57:00 AM)

    good and inspiring question and its indirect explanations..reall a good piece.. you added here..yes you are you.. means a good writer and thoughful poet.. and maybe more then that..10/10 (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Philip Winchester (10/8/2009 6:32:00 AM)

    Who are you, ?
    Well let me tell you.
    You are everything I ever look for in a Poet.
    I shall take such pleasure in reading more of your work Again...and Again.
    I beg you read a couple of mine and tell me your Critic
    try ' Who in a Million Loves Me' and 'Remember You Are Special' and note them as My tribute to Your own Work.And Thank you for your comment on my Bridges.
    Kind regards.
    Philip (Report) Reply

  • Rookie John Thomas (10/6/2009 6:40:00 AM)

    An excellent poem in which the writer opens herself to the World with her frustrations and anguish fully laid out raw and bare, and yet whilst in this tormented state still reprimands herself for feelings of selfishness in her quest for the truth. This is a brave and honest piece which tells much of the writer. The ability to create such a connection with the reader deserves a 10. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 13 Points Ravi Sathasivam (10/5/2009 11:34:00 PM)

    Who am I?
    Good question to ask...
    But the answers lies within you in your deep thoughts.
    Beautiful poem. Well penned
    Enjoyed reading it (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 23,705 Points Mehta Hasmukh Amathalal (10/5/2009 7:56:00 AM)

    Am I just a disgraceful heart that tries to beat for all the people but ends beating only for itself?
    Or just an embodiment of perplexity in this remorseless universe?
    Who am I?
    I just want to know............. u have answer within u.. i msut geuss ur self wht you are. if u can't get answerthensubmit to HIM for an easy answer..you will defintiely have nswer.seek his blessings....very good poem with celar message...10
    read... i am disgrace...what o dooing onearth? ? //humble submission (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 10 Points Ejaz Khan (10/5/2009 6:39:00 AM)

    Nice questions Munia but who's to give you the answers? The only place you can seek these answers lies deep within, a beautiful write though! (Report) Reply

Read all 13 comments »

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  5. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  8. Roses Are Red Violets Are Blue, Jennifer Alejandra
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Tonight I can write the saddest lines, Pablo Neruda

Poem of the Day

poet Oscar Wilde

(In memoriam
C. T. W.
Sometime trooper of the Royal Horse Guards
obiit H.M. prison, Reading, Berkshire
July 7, 1896)

I

He did not wear his scarlet coat,
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Ruth Stone

 

Member Poem

New Poems

  1. The Freedom I Seek, Douglas ClearyMaxwell
  2. Stages of life, gajanan mishra
  3. Remmbering Guernica, John F. McCullagh
  4. Value, Carolyn Blackmon
  5. Tagore Song (#9) My freedom exist in da.., Tushar Ray
  6. What is Courage, Lewis Antonuk
  7. Full Attention, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  8. Acknowledge What Love has to do with US, michael walkerjohn
  9. That Thing, Luo Zhihai
  10. The Polar Star, Tushar Ray
[Hata Bildir]