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Kavya ...


I Wonder Why....


Sometimes I wonder
Why many weird things run on my head
Why all the deadliest things on earth
In my mind are fed

I try a lot to think only Positive
Read all the motivational books in massive
That would help me rebuild my mind
So that peace and solace I shall find

I remain calm and composed
For the first few days I am poised
But whenever I hear anybody's misery
I start comparing to me and my life making myself jittery

My mind again starts wandering
Imagination of losing my loved ones, I start fearing
This creates troubled waves in my head
Disturbs my mood and makes me go red

Oh god! Help me attain tranquility
Help me control my feelings
So that I can enjoy life peacefully
With only memories of joyful living!

Submitted: Thursday, April 18, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, October 02, 2013

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  • Heather Wilkins (8/28/2013 12:16:00 PM)

    from time to time we all wander astray but it is in our will power to pull ourselves together good write (Report) Reply

  • Geetha Jayakumar (8/12/2013 12:30:00 PM)

    Beautiful poem..and beautiful message it conveys..only joyful memories can keep one happy and peaceful..
    Good write Kavya...on positive message. (Report) Reply

  • Shahzia Batool (4/23/2013 11:45:00 PM)

    Man is a round character, herein lies the reason of his being superior to other lesser creatures, his quality is in struggling and improving himself, after trying to think positive if some deviation comes then it is the natural sign of a normal human being, you just keep on staying positive and try to be more extrovert. (Report) Reply

  • Neela Nath (4/20/2013 7:52:00 AM)

    A wonderful poem it is! You know the art of living.The unwanted thought which disturbs you will vanish soon. (Report) Reply

  • Chandra Thiagarajan (4/18/2013 12:12:00 PM)

    Kavya, this an excellent poem in content rhyme and rhythm.In content, I mean all of us at one time or the other undergo these jittery feelings and negative emotions.So nice of you to have made a real confession to GOD and I'm sure He will help you to attain peace and tranquility! A beautiful poem! (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (4/18/2013 6:19:00 AM)

    Sometimes our mind runs amok! That's quite natural! but if we give ourselves to gripping fear and negative thoughts, we have to check it at any cost either through yoga or meditation or through prayer and motivational books. A poem so lucid and clear! (Report) Reply

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