Treasure Island

Abdul Wahab


this is what i need


A large orange in my small hand
with limited resource and space
I feel like a fish in the ocean of
knowledge but I spread the
boundaries of my kingdom
I hoard and hoard nothing
but ignorance and never feel like
to say‘ this is what I need' ‘rest is
for the world, without natural
calamities: Volcano, tsunami
or earthquake, My kingdom
brings a true disaster to this
planet, the source of all pain
and strife to others and myself,
the relief lies in the dose of our
enlightenment through awareness

Submitted: Sunday, January 20, 2013
Edited: Sunday, May 12, 2013

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