Naveed Akram

(15 December 1973 / London, England)

Worshiping Deeds


Deeds are for the beauty of the doer,
Did he ever stammer and stutter?
Do people combine fortitude with courage?
Yet some of us wage a little war with ourselves,
Thoughts of your shoulder are near.
Deeds of battle must be significant
As they appeal to the worshipers.
Never in the thousands of years of reluctance
Do peace and war converge and unite the person
Who summons the wars.

Submitted: Thursday, April 04, 2013
Edited: Friday, October 11, 2013
Listen to this poem:

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

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 (Worshiping Deeds by Naveed Akram )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Honour-killing Is A Sin/ Just For Family.., Bijay Kant Dubey
  2. Love story, gajanan mishra
  3. My Prabhu! .....(Inspiration from KEE Th.., Geetha Jayakumar
  4. Arguendo, Michael Mullings
  5. Poem: Spiritual Upgrade, Joseph James Breunig 3rd
  6. I Believe, Pradip Chattopadhyay
  7. Peace - a means, gajanan mishra
  8. GOD'S LOVE, Tom Zart
  9. I am a woman, Komal Kapoor
  10. God! - th@ wE n0t, sEaN nOrTh

Poem of the Day

poet Percy Bysshe Shelley

We are as clouds that veil the midnight moon;
How restlessly they speed, and gleam, and quiver,
Streaking the darkness radiantly!--yet soon
...... Read complete »

 

Modern Poem

poet Jessie Mackay

 
[Hata Bildir]