When words are written
In box of 150 characters
Meanings’ lost in-between
As I was browsing at my photo archives, I noticed in one specific photo having this detail at the background. I zoomed out and amused on what it entails. With just one look you can tell on how these two travelers delegate responsibilities.
Light come now quickly
Shadows hide in your absence
Reveal what needs be
Kindle the passion as our love transpires Across countries that we soon traverse You and I, together, when travel bites. No looking back for what's behind Until the day we say "IT" out loud Simply we grab each other's hand Silently be there in each other's side Enwrap in dreams we both behold Remember! You and I, together, when love bites.
… like rain that falls
Floods my heart with thoughts in vain
Then so love appears.
Standing by my window
On my most special day;
I looked up in the night sky
And saw the bare moonlight.
I haven’t watched it so often
But I know it exists.
I cherished its presence
Before I bid good night.
It whispered me a message
To remind me of today;
For the many blessings I received
It’s a bliss to always remember.
Full Text of the ‘Poem for Online Generation’
Last week, I shared with you the spoken poetry film of Gary Turk that became viral around the web. When I posted that, the youtube video had already about 3 million viewers.
Today as I’m writing this post, I am overwhelmed to see it had gone to about 33.9 million viewers. And now, I’m back with the full text of the poem.
The National Poetry Month just concluded, and here goes a spoken poetry film that just went viral and still is after the release on 25th April – written, performed and directed by Gary Turk.
It is a lesson taught to us to stop looking down through our digital screen, and switching-off the display. Instead, we lift our head up and see the surroundings to not miss any chances we can make to interact and communicate to those around us. With social media interaction, it can be the best and worst of times. When too busy looking-down:
We’re a generation of idiots, smartphones and dumb people.