Treasure Island

Somanathan Iyer


Journey Of Life


The moment after birth starts the journey of life
Everyone has a road in tune with their deeds
An engineer with no par in excellence
God laid our roads marking our joys and jolts
With so many intersects and zigzags
We come across many a relations
We come across many an acquaintances
Some feel it smooth, some feel it hard
Some feel it rosy, some feel it thorny
Some reaching zenith others diving to peril
Some race along, some walk along
Some limp along some pushed aside
Life is a journey with lot of uncertainties
We walk along with some, we race ahead of some
We trail behind of some we wail because of some
short or long certain is the journey
the end is alone, always alone, joined by none

Submitted: Tuesday, July 16, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 16, 2013

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  • Ramesh Rai (7/23/2013 7:20:00 AM)

    but we have to complete the journey and this journey has to be completed alone. (Report) Reply

  • David Wood (7/19/2013 5:08:00 AM)

    Life is a journey of discovery. Sometime what we discover shocks us, other time were are pleasantly surprised. (Report) Reply

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