Queeny Gona

Veteran Poet - 1,843 Points (16th august,1987 / KANIGIRI)

Moaning Bird - Poem by Queeny Gona

I used to fly all over the world
Chirping along with my flock
Flying round and round and round
But now I am all alone caged here
Missing my friends and family
Above all, my freedom.
My feelings! The selfishmen never care
Chained me, wore me and tore me
My body, mind and soul their slaves.
A helpless tiny bird in hostel
What can she look forward to?
Will ever freedom come my way!


Comments about Moaning Bird by Queeny Gona

  • Dev Anand (5/5/2016 6:01:00 AM)

    a wonderful nature poem. the singing of the morning bird....... thalnk you very much. dev (Report) Reply

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  • Bharati Nayak Bharati Nayak (12/9/2015 5:43:00 AM)

    The famous philosopher Rousseau said 'Man is born free but everywhere he is in chains'No one is totally free.It is always a combination of freedom and restraint.We are bound by rules, regulations, social customs and laws of the society.These laws are framed to regulate our behaviour and for the betterment of society.It depends how you perceive a situation 'Mind'is the only domain where one can enjoy total freedom.The key is how to feel free even under restraints.Thanks Queeny for your thought provoking poem which made me ponder over the question of freedom. (Report) Reply

  • Herbert Guitang Herbert Guitang (5/20/2015 4:50:00 AM)

    It is hard to handle full freedom. Sometimes confinement is needed for the meantime of our youth.
    Wonderful poem (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George Valsa George (8/21/2014 8:08:00 AM)

    Such occasional confinement is nice Queeny! Even the hostel life, you can enjoy! There also you may have a flock of birds of a same feather, if you identify! Only thing, your sky won't be as vast as what you had earlier!

    You have successfully captured the ennui felt by a home loving girl in a hostel! Enjoyed! (Report) Reply

  • Harindhar Reddy (10/10/2012 3:31:00 PM)

    Hello write one sweet lyric queen! Very sad but still i know the value of it! U have done it in style! (Report) Reply

  • Harindhar Reddy (9/28/2012 12:42:00 PM)

    I can feel the agony in yr words queen, Life is a chess game when we like rook we will get elephant. You r not alone were are there with you. Soon I hope you get right channel. It's matter of time. Don't loose faith in you. Let the men and world die, It's wolf-race! Nicely penned off! Kudos! Dosth! (Report) Reply

  • Denise Bekker ~* The Sound *~ (7/3/2010 3:15:00 PM)

    A good description of bondage. Being ensnared, emotions well portrayed through your pen.Well done: D (Report) Reply

  • Prince Obed de la Cruz Prince Obed de la Cruz (5/22/2010 9:09:00 AM)

    emotions well transferred to this poem... nice write! (Report) Reply

  • Dr.tony Brahmin Dr.tony Brahmin (5/15/2010 2:27:00 AM)

    You described the sadness and frustration very well. thank you (Report) Reply

  • Venkatesh Pelluru (10/23/2009 4:40:00 AM)

    ya every ones thought of a free bird u mentioned it beatifullu gona (Report) Reply

  • Surya . (10/6/2009 7:01:00 AM)

    if she does not like hostel, let her be a day scholar.nice poem
    voted10
    surya (Report) Reply

  • Shekhar Joshi Shekhar Joshi (6/9/2009 2:45:00 AM)

    excellent expression of your feelings........

    amazing! ! (Report) Reply

  • Ravi Sathasivam Ravi Sathasivam (6/1/2009 12:45:00 AM)

    Wonderful poem with touching feelings.
    Great write. (Report) Reply

  • Sathyanarayana M V S Sathyanarayana M V S (11/13/2008 7:10:00 AM)

    Wonderful start Queeny with beautiful words and touching feelings......You earned my all votes........10 (Report) Reply

  • Kee Thampi (11/11/2008 2:29:00 AM)

    my freedom.
    My feelings! The selfishmen never care
    Chained me, wore me and tore me
    My body, mind

    free to this manor of God (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 11, 2008



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