krishnakumar chandrasekar nair

Veteran Poet - 1,139 Points (1964 and doing pretty good.. / Thiruvalla, Kerala)

When The Sun Sets On Me - Poem by krishnakumar chandrasekar nair

When the sun sets on me
Do not cry or say good bye
As I disappear with the evening shades
To some promised land to bide
Having lived reasonably well
And someday under a different sun
And a different moon...........
We will meet again
To sing and laugh
Relive the past
Restart old coversations
Without having to ever die again
And till then... till then....take care
Live well, die well....adieu......

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Some day we will all have to leave all alone........

Comments about When The Sun Sets On Me by krishnakumar chandrasekar nair

  • Silver Star - 4,474 Points Edmund Strolis (10/21/2015 5:58:00 AM)

    A philosophy that allows for release from fear and the liberty of acceptance. A new sun and a new moon, yes. The thought of renewing old conversations is extraordinary in being both simple and yet wonderful. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 15,988 Points Bharati Nayak (10/18/2015 5:47:00 AM)

    Do not cry or say good bye
    As I disappear with the evening shades
    - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    We will meet again
    Restart old conversations
    Till then take care
    Live well- -die well- -adieu- - - - - - - - - -So meaningful and so beautiful- - - No regrets as life lived well and a wish to die with the hope that this beautiful life will continue even after death.- - - - - - - - 10 (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,381 Points Eugene Levich (9/30/2015 1:18:00 AM)

    A fine philosophical poem with thoughts that are both tender and tough. (Report) Reply

    Veteran Poet - 1,139 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (10/2/2015 11:55:00 AM)

    thank you.....

  • Gold Star - 5,218 Points Walterrean Salley (7/9/2015 9:22:00 PM)

    Enjoyed this reality shared. It has such hope, and calming affect. (Report) Reply

    Veteran Poet - 1,139 Points Krishnakumar Chandrasekar Nair (10/2/2015 11:55:00 AM)

    thank you....

  • Gold Star - 46,883 Points Edward Kofi Louis (5/22/2015 12:49:00 PM)

    To sing and laugh; and, to restart old conversations. Nice piece of work. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 17,115 Points Bri Edwards (5/11/2015 5:13:00 PM)

    I'll send this to MyPoemList. but ….. oops! ..... Restart old coversations? someone stole an n. here, you can use this one: N. But, maybe PH was the culprit; sometimes I swear PH changes things.

    i had trouble reading it in one place due to a lack of punctuation, but i managed! I wanted to continue line 5 into line 6 as being all in one sentence.

    wouldn't it be NICE..........if the poem came true? yes, it would be nice.

    i especially like Having lived reasonably well............ though i'm not sure if you are talking about creature comforts enjoyed or an upright personality/morality lived.

    die well.... another uncertain phrase for me, but i like it also.

    bri :)

    p.s. i like your use of a series of periods (to ‘make’ the reader pause): of course i like it since i do the same thing sometimes in my poems.

    p.p.s. I can’t resist. I’ll have to look at the Humpty Dumpty poem. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 6,656 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (12/24/2013 5:12:00 PM)

    Powerful perspective pertaining to life and the after life. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 54,928 Points Roseann Shawiak (11/15/2013 2:09:00 AM)

    Beautiful, heart-felt depiction of death. You painted a beautiful picture of it in my mind. A masterpiece.
    Well said. Thank you for sharing it. RoseAnn (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 11,975 Points Savita Tyagi (11/11/2013 2:46:00 PM)

    So beautiful in its amazingly simple way. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 49 Points Anita Sehgal (11/8/2013 2:07:00 AM)

    music for the soul..! (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 18,468 Points Lyn Paul (10/25/2013 11:52:00 PM)

    I can just hear these words as a final farewell at a celebration of ones life. A beautiful ending to a Funeral service. Love the title too. Thank You and I have saved this (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,120 Points Heather Wilkins (10/22/2013 12:09:00 PM)

    a lovely god bye. feelings well expressed. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 229 Points Prasanna Kumari (10/15/2013 11:01:00 PM)

    the feelings expressed well...nice poem (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 8,451 Points Neela Nath Das (10/7/2013 9:25:00 AM)

    The last day must come in our life.Inevitable.Very nice expression and diction as well. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, October 7, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, October 8, 2013

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