Gitanjali 35

Rabindranath Tagore was a Bengali poet, novelist, and painter best known for being the first non-European to be awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1913. He was born in Calcutta, India, on May 7, 1861. The author of many poetry collections, his book Gitanjali: Song Offerings (Macmillan, 1913) received the Nobel Prize in Literature. He … Continue reading Gitanjali 35

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Greed ( Avaritia)

This fourth poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Greed(Avaritia): an excessive pursuit of material possessions. “He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have.” ― Socrates A … Continue reading Greed ( Avaritia)

Mirage

I'm almost there dragging my feet pushing myself to the limit almost running out of breath breathless and panting   I'm almost there I can see the  finish line my heart beating still pulling myself with all my strength and still not losing the grin   I'm almost there pushing my boundaries and testing my limits saying a … Continue reading Mirage

Lust (Luxuria)

This third poem is a part of the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins.Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Lust(luxuria/fornication) - The need to fulfill intense sexual desire, which leads to fornication, adultery, rape, bestiality, and other immoral sexual acts. “In love the other is important; in lust you are important” ― Osho A lecherous … Continue reading Lust (Luxuria)

Gluttony (Gula)

This is the second poem in the anthology of poems based on the Seven deadly sins. Do read the previous ones too, if you haven't yet. Gluttony(Gula) - Similar to greed, but gluttony is the action of taking too much of something in being indifferent to others. Gluttony is an emotional escape, a sign something is eating us. ----Peter De Vries Incessant … Continue reading Gluttony (Gula)

Seven Deadly sins( An anthology of poems)

Hello, my blogging family, Recently I started working on my anthology of poems about the seven deadly sins. However, it started with me writing a poem about jealousy and while I was nearing the end of it, it just crossed my mind to do the whole series about the seven deadly sins. I’ve never worked on an anthology before … Continue reading Seven Deadly sins( An anthology of poems)