Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

(3rd April 19sixty / Tikapali, Patnagarh, Balangir, Odisha, India now at Tapobana, Titilagarh, Odisha, India)

Very Difficult To Escape


Very difficult to escape
From one's own strong enemies
The genitals and the tongue.

See yourself as a silkworm
You are weaving your cocoon
And you yourself is in that prison
You are trying to get out
But alas you are facing failures always.

Submitted: Sunday, December 01, 2013
Edited: Monday, December 02, 2013

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The practical life of a householder in this material world.

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