Tirupathi Chandrupatla


Night Treasures


Night conceals
Many mysteries
Like a deep cave
Hiding surprises

Hibernating grizzly
Comes at you roaring
As you go after the
Precious stone he's keeping.

Many a creature asleep
Life's at a standstill
Predators prowling for prey
An occasional hoot of the owl.

Dark night stores
Diamonds in the sky
Many treasures're in store
For the curious eye.

Submitted: Sunday, November 24, 2013
Edited: Sunday, March 09, 2014

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  • Patricia Grantham (11/29/2013 8:11:00 AM)

    Nighttime is the right time is a very famous saying. Under the dark covers
    of night nature plays out many roles. Animal plays hide and seek. Stars
    come out and shine like diamonds to take a peek. Just beautiful. (Report) Reply

  • Yasmeen Khan (11/27/2013 10:36:00 AM)

    A philosophical verse on night tide, it's a dark cave of Nature with ghosts of vice and angels of virtue playing their parts, I liked it sir. (Report) Reply

  • Dinesh Nair (11/25/2013 9:07:00 AM)

    Night in its beauty is a fine phase indeed with day in its honest state passing to us the very spirit of a life.
    Night`s treasures are countable whereas day itself is a treasure to reckon with.
    A fine write sir.. (Report) Reply

  • Valsa George (11/24/2013 3:41:00 AM)

    During night, the firmament is seen studded with sparkling diamonds and Night's treasure chest will be full of mysteries! Nice description of the night! (Report) Reply

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