indira babbellapati

Rookie - 71 Points (visakhapatnam, india)

Life Is Like That - Poem by indira babbellapati

If I had a wall
I would go searching
For a nail
If I had a nail
Now I would go searching
For a hammer
If I had a wall
A nail
And a hammer
I wouldn't have
Strength in my hands
To drive the nail
Into the wall: (


Comments about Life Is Like That by indira babbellapati

  • Gold Star - 22,489 Points Valsa George (5/26/2013 6:52:00 AM)

    A great truth and profound philosophy, expressed in simple verse! ! (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 39,733 Points Aftab Alam Khursheed (5/18/2013 2:07:00 AM)

    patience and satisfaction rest in a nest we call mind that gives the strength so the here too well write (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 543 Points Yasmeen Khan (5/18/2013 1:05:00 AM)

    When you have strength, there is no wall, sometimes wall is there but no nail.....philosophy clad in simple words and images. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 6,953 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (5/16/2013 6:09:00 AM)

    I have a set goal, destination in sight, and legs to walk. But no strength to reach it. Beautifully explained by an example. Thank you. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 34,112 Points Gajanan Mishra (5/16/2013 4:43:00 AM)

    strength in my hands, good work, thanks.
    I invite you to read my poems and comment. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 16, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, September 12, 2013


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