Treasure Island

gajanan mishra

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

You are greater


You are greater than anybody, O poet
You are greater than a Yogi
I know Yogi is greater than the ascetic
Greater than the empiricist and
The fruitive worker
O poet you are greater than anybody
You have the capacity to feel to express
To love and to create anything you like
I salute you, I bow down my head before you.

Submitted: Sunday, April 28, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 24, 2013

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