shveta sahal


Sylvan Escape Poem by shveta sahal


My heart dreams and dreams ostensibly,
Of a clover hut among the woods,
Distant from the scrambling city,
Abutting green precinct of nature,
Where soulful carols of Koel usher morn,
Hearty sunbeam illuminates the room,
Fragrance of wild orchids immerses lobby,
Butterflies visit balcony like childhood friends,
Squirrels play in garden like jovial children,
Fresh stream flows blithely in backyard,
Peacocks play ambrosial music to sky,
Where happiness dwells in vicinity,
And pain has no hold at all,
Friendship is abundant and true,
Courage and strength freely abound,
Lies, disloyalty and fear are unknown,
My heart dreams and dreams ostensibly.

Submitted: Thursday, June 06, 2013
Edited: Thursday, June 06, 2013

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Form:


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 (Sylvan Escape by shveta sahal )

  • Silver Star - 3,244 Points Pradip Chattopadhyay (6/6/2013 5:18:00 AM)

    An ostensible dream / isn't a dream as such / a playful mind's whim / disappears to the touch

    Nice write shveta.10. (Report) Reply

Read all 1 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  4. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  6. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
[Hata Bildir]