Sunday, August 26, 2012

An Illusionary Support...











Prompt: Spectacles

An Illusionary Support...


Everything looks hazy
I remove and then clean
My spectacles....
and lo, it's all so
Beautifully visible
I put them on
And close my eyes
With the hope that
Those would be able to
Show me my inner space
A lot more clear
An illusionary support
To remove the illusions...

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A Haiku too..


Costly spectacles
make her face look beautiful;
Yet she sees the same..


RS:)

10 comments:

  1. World is an illusion.... they say!

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  2. Ah, to see more clearly inside. Great words.

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  3. 'spectacles' and every thing about them are near and dear to my heart, as I have worn them since before the first grade - 55 yrs...and mine always seem dirty and uncomfortable, yet having better sight is a gift....the haiku was great....

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  4. illusionary support to remove illusions.. great thought

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  5. Nice rational here, Ramesh. I had to wash my $3.00 reading glasses today. I could see a lot better but I suppose it didn't make me look any better either.

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  7. I really enjoyed reading your poem Ramesh. How true about how our perspectives can change, our vision of the world...very nice.

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  8. Often closing our eyes helps us see the world more clearly. I enjoyed both poems. Nicely written Ramesh.

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  9. I just love that first poem. Truly we need to close our eyes in order to see things more clearly.

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