A Collection of Original Poetry by Students of Ladysmith High School

Thursday, 17 September 2015

Sevenling (3 Elements of Nature) ~ Sayash Rampersadh

3 elements of nature
fire water and air
bound by the mother herself



Do not scream, for it
is rain that nurtures,
not thunder



Choose your words wisely




©  Sayash Rampersadh




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Grade 10
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2 comments:

  1. Just love that last line - it turns the whole poem around with a different meaning than when I began it! And so I read it three times. Very lovely.

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  2. Oh this is excellent. "It is rain that nurtures, not thunder. Choose your words wisely." Much wisdom in this poem, and in the poet.

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