Plight of Life

Plight of Life short poem

When I look into life
When I look back
Memories haunt me
When I look ahead
Dreams seem untrue
Sideways seem so narrow
Stuck is my breath
Stuck is my life
My integrity
Oh life in your clutches!

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An avid dreamer nurturing a dream of living many lives in one life.
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Maitreyee
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Maitreyee

Great work. Enjoyed reading. Do keep writing.

Abhi J
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minimalistic yet so profound!

shivaji Pandhare
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@ in less words infallibly describe pain of living life

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