Treasure Island

Golaka behari Acharya

(19-04-1962 / Keshadurapal, Keonjhar, Orissa, India, Phone- 09938175100)

Previous Month January 2014 Next Month
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
Poem of The Day from a Member
Select a day from the calendar.
Would you like to see the poem of the day in your e-mail box every morning?
Your email address:
  Subscribe FREE
  Unsubscribe

Konark


Built myself
in the bricks of Robert Frost
so much sculpture
so much finery
but the artisan in me failed.

Did the Artisan failed in me.

The old lady
widowed at ninety
loves her husband
loves her life
loves her bangles too.
None can say her insane.

I
wanted to be a blade of grass
couldn’t be a dropp of dew
a Konark is in me
I am in the unbuilt part too.

Monks and myths chant
that Artisan’s name
who makes not
what I love
but
what He thinks
and what He is not.

Submitted: Thursday, November 18, 2010
Edited: Wednesday, January 11, 2012

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 (Konark by Golaka behari Acharya )

Enter the verification code :

  • * Sunprincess * (1/28/2014 4:56:00 PM)

    ......interesting a konark I am not sure what it is...but I will research..thanks for sharing.. (Report) Reply

  • Savita Tyagi (1/28/2014 4:20:00 PM)

    Very well written poem. Konark may have fallen many times but Sun temple is always there to remind us of life's resilience. Thanks for sharing. Liked it very much. (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (1/28/2013 6:54:00 AM)

    What I love that is KONARK. I like this poem very much. Thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Scavenging the Wall, R. T. Smith
  2. Towards earth, hasmukh amathalal
  3. Rogue Russets, R. T. Smith
  4. Oxford Stroud Recollects Fishing with El.., R. T. Smith
  5. mounement, Rathna nagaraja
  6. Messenger, R. T. Smith
  7. MORNINGS GARMENT, Shannon Strauss
  8. Cowgirl, R. T. Smith
  9. Confession in a Booth at the Hollow Log .., R. T. Smith
  10. A Local Doc, over Rocky Lunchtime Bourbo.., R. T. Smith

Poem of the Day

poet Robert Louis Stevenson

It is very nice to think
The world is full of meat and drink,
With little children saying grace
In every Christian kind of place.... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Amy Lowell

 

Trending Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  5. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  6. A Thought, Robert Louis Stevenson
  7. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  8. First Lesson, Philip Booth
  9. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]