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Penguin's Dream

Penguin's  Dream 

The Penguins were busy,
In their joyous dance,
Like teenagers, who get lost,
In their first love and talks. 01

Love was shining brightly,
In their lustrous lovely eyes,
And the Joy of love was splashing,
In every steps of their dance. 02

Amazed by their beauty in grace,
I felt a rhythm of joy in their mood,
As if,  I too was in tune with them,
With a pinch of love, sprouting in me. 03

Age, in those beautiful moments,
Had no longer remain a barrier for me,
Waves of joy we're touching the sky, and
My mind was in dance with those Penguins. 04

Those beautiful birds were moving like Kings & Queens,
Without fearing for yesterday and tomorrows,
Penguins were looking towards their soul mates with love,
Enjoying completely the moments, they were breathing. 05

They all were still in muttering mood,
In their joyful dance of love and singing,
Penguins continued their alluring dance,
Away, quite far away from me. 06

Suddenly a big cold splash gave me a jolt,
And I found, I was only dreaming Penguins,
Unknowingly I too was floating on waves,
With some of my early age Penguin dreams. 07

Kanpur India 27th May 2012
Protected under the copy write provisions of Poetry Soup as per US laws.

I owe a thanks to my friend BillytheKidster for his Photo on Penguin, which gave birth to this Poem.

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  1. Date: 7/21/2012 10:09:00 PM
    great write Ravindra,beautiful creatures

  1. Date: 7/19/2012 5:57:00 PM
    Sounds like a marvelous image! Light & Love

  1. Date: 6/17/2012 11:31:00 AM
    Since I posted a penguin poem last week, I just had to stop and see YOUR penguin poem. It's so full of joy. So you used to have actual penguin dreams? how amazing.

  1. Date: 6/3/2012 6:42:00 AM
    A cute story here. I much enjoyed the read. Thanks for stopping by to read my work. TLee

  1. Date: 5/31/2012 11:23:00 PM
    Back for a re-read, Ravindra. Just a pinch of love sprouting in me...Very nice way to describe this type of love...It's almost like a bunch of middle school kids at recess! ha ha. ( I have a penguin in that age category!) ...Thanks for the update on our friend. Yes, perhaps that may happen in the future...wouldn't that be great!? Best to u! Gwendolen

  1. Date: 5/31/2012 3:05:00 PM
    They remind me of nuns in their black and white habits when I see them!

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/31/2012 7:41:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    How beautiful. There is a proverb in Hindi from the great Indian Epic Ramayan, which says "Ja ki rahi Dhaarna Jaisi, Prabhu Murat Dekhi tin Taisi" means "You see God in things or things in God, as per the concepts of your mind and feelings. Thanks once again my friend. Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/30/2012 6:34:00 PM
    Aren't they wonderful creature? So endearing and your poem highlights how special they are!

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/31/2012 7:32:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Elizabeth they are really wonderful and so is your comment after a long span to time. It is always a joy to read your words, as a comment or a Poem. More on your page...Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/28/2012 10:55:00 PM
    Stopping by to say Good night Ravindra, and read this one again!!!!! a very unusual and deep thought with your poem.. You wrote an outstanding poem, here... Hope Billy reads it.. he is an inspiration,,,lol..I remember all the slams he inspired me to write... xox..PD

  1. Date: 5/28/2012 6:06:00 AM
    9-17-11 (oops! I know the date would have helped. haha.)

  1. Date: 5/27/2012 10:31:00 PM
    Too darling! How imaginative and childlike, Ravindra! My father used to call me Pen-Gwen as a joke. I have always been fascinated by their awkwardness..If u are a premium member u could attach the photo to the poem under "about this poem." I wanted to stop by and tell you that last fall I wrote a poem in honor of you and some other poets you might know...Please stop by to read it when u have the chance...I never realized u may not have read it. Enjoy it though...Gwendolen ----Rajasthani Puppets---- :)

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/27/2012 11:21:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Gwedolen for your wonderful words. Penguins are such a beautiful creature that anyone would fall in love with them. Sorry the Photo of Penguins, which fascinated me to write this Poem is not on P S. I will try to place it here. I apologize that I had no idea about the poem which you have mentioned .Please tell me the date so that I can acknowledge my thanks. L & B W....Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/27/2012 12:48:00 PM
    Ravindra, love this..David

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/27/2012 9:37:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks David for liking this poem and loving Penguins..Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/27/2012 10:44:00 AM
    They are so sweet, love them to. - Like this poem alot Ravindra. - oxox Anne-Lise

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/27/2012 9:38:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Anne. The beauty of these wonderful birds is such that anyone can fall in love with them. More on your page. Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/27/2012 7:41:00 AM
    Oh, this is such a lovely poem. I love penguins, but I bet they have their little fights too. It isn't all tasty fish in Penguin-land.

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/27/2012 8:18:00 AM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks. You are very right my friend. Almost everything in this world has the second dark side too. If love and friendship there, quarrel and hat rated has got to be there or else we would never be able to know the value of love and care. I have deliberately ignored it to give a tribute to Penguin’s alluring beauty and their living gestures which created a melody in my mind. Love & best wishes..
  1. Date: 5/27/2012 1:53:00 AM
    Hello, Ravindra... It's a long night here in Texas,. I've been trying to post a poem..for about an hour...and it does not want to seem to post... I have to rush out now...I will be back go over a couple of your poems... Good night for now..always...pd

  1. Date: 5/26/2012 9:53:00 PM
    I just adore penguins, so when I saw you did a penguin poem I just had to come see it. Did you see the documentary March of the Penguins? I learned a lot seeing it and wrote three penguin poems afterward. GReat job, Ravindra.

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/26/2012 10:06:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Andrea. No I haven't seen the documentary but I would love to see it. May be some day on Discovery Channel. ..Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/26/2012 9:09:00 PM
    Superb write dear poet!!!!

    Kapoor Avatar Ravindra K Kapoor
    Date: 5/26/2012 10:06:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thanks Elliott for your kind comments. More on your page..Love and best wishes..Ravindra
  1. Date: 5/26/2012 8:47:00 PM
    I have deep love for Penguins right from my childhood. What a beautiful creature they are. This Poem is a symbol of my deep love for these wonderful birds. ...Ravindra