The National Poetry Writing Month is here!
It is time to churn out one poem a day for the month of April. 30 poems is a LONG way to go and I believe this would be a good challenge 🙂
Poem #1 Sea of Life – A take on a woman’s last few moments with references to the sea around her.
Poem #2 Good And Evil – Highlighting the importance of understanding the balance between good and evil within to lead a successful life
Poem #3 Days of Summer – Describing the joys that summer season brings to our lives
Poem #4 What are we? – A rant on the plight of the women in the society
Poem #5 A Brighter Day – Finding hope for brighter days through despair
Poem #6 Chocolate – A comical take on the feelings of a chocolate addict 🙂
Poem #7 Never Forget – The importance of remembering one’s roots as seen from the eyes of a man who has risen above the odds
Poem #8 Talking to the Moon – The pain of separation leads of to a woman taking refuge in nature to find some comfort
Poem #9 Remember to Live – Advice from a person on death bed to live life to the fullest and not to get caught up in mindless schemes
Poem #10 The Mall – A comical(hopefully) take on the experiences at any shopping mall.
Poem #11 Silence – A series of couplets to describe the various facets of silence
Poem #12 Power Cut – The fears of a person facing a power outage on a dark night
Poem #13 See You Again – The feelings of a person throughout the day as he/she waits meet his/her loved one.
Poem #14 Clouds – A description of the fluffy clouds serenading the sky
Poem #15 Sunrise – Attempt at Haiku writing style to describe the sunrise
Poem #16 Moving On – Portraying the emotions of a person trying to move on from a relationship
Poem #17 An Ode to Coffee – Dedicated to coffee, one of the loves of my life
Poem #18 I’m a Child – A victim of child labor narrates what all he/she has lost in his/her life.
Poem #19 A Butterfly – An attempt to describe the ethereal beauty of a butterfly
Poem #20 The Mirror – The struggles of a friend personified as a mirror, to try and understand the pain behind the beautiful mask of another friend.
Poem #21 The Power of Music – Description of the impact of music on our very souls and the bond that we share with it
Poem #22 Sunny Rain – The miraculous healing powers of a “sunny rain” shower
Poem #23 Unhandled Exceptions – A poem highlighting the day-to-day life of a software engineer
Poem #24 Roger Federer – Dedicated to the man who is my constant source of inspiration and of course the tennis G.O.A.T.
Poem #25 Angels of the Night – An attempt to describe the mystic angels who always watch over us
Poem #26 I Never – A perspective on freedom from a bird’s viewpoint
Poem #27 Blue Bird – An attempt to understand the feeling of hope from the song of a bluebird in winter
Poem #28 The Bakery – My first ever sonnet on the pangs of love for a fresh slice of cake from the bakery early in the morn
Poem #29 Cartoon Network – A fond remembrance of the cartoons that became an inseparable part of our lives
Poem #30 My Parents – A fitting end to this challenge with a tribute to my parents who molded me into what I am today.