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THERE LIES THE HORIZON

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THERE LIES THE HORIZON

It is sure plausible to spread the vision
Beyond visibility, with mind's comprehension-
To see yonder where the sun rises-
Over the serene  blue ocean that surprises,
Where the green boughs of heavy trunks
Canopies the vast ocean below sunk.

It demands rich imagination-
'Cause it's just a piece of fiction,
But could be applied to life's entity-
Where the Sun, Ocean and Horizon forms a Trinity.

The yellow ball of fire is the brightest star,
'Tis attainable though it seems so far,
Burning, glazing and sudorific-
It requires endeavours terrific.

To grab the fireball with hands of uranium,
And a career built in the industrious gymnasium.

The blue ocean is deeper than the depths of the mind,
Yet white pearls in conch'd shells at the bottom do you find .
So dive below and extract the true jewels of His (God's) bounty,
For he who emerges to the brim is graced with aplenty.

Perchance, 'tis a task so difficult, 
To merge the Sun and the Sea so occult-
Fix thy courage to the sticking place,
And victory will be thy entourage!

Be firm, fixed and ferocious,
Merge your mind and determination so zealous; 
Thy willpower is the Sun and feelings the Ocean
Attainable, achievable and palpable
There lies the Horizon!

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  1. Date: 6/10/2013 8:31:00 PM
    EKTA, a very cool and fascinating first poem on the soup.... This hear my friend is a sweet Welcome to Poetry Soup. Wishing you the best when it comes to your poems. I hope you get to meet all the nice poets around here. Starting with me. SKAT :-) Please drop a hello and tell me a little about yourself if you like. I would like to be your newest poetry soup fan....... God Bless........... Hugs* SKAT

  1. Date: 6/5/2013 9:23:00 AM
    Good Morning Ekta, the word is beautiful. the mighty sunrise, i like the thought of the ferocious horizon just laying around. Dropping in with a nice warm WELCOME to poetry soup. My name is Linda; I’m here to invite you on over to my latest contest. You will find the contest page on the top left hand side* please consider my contest* hopefully you find this place to be the comfort zone your writing pen is looking for. If you ever need or want honest feedback on a certain poem let me know. Stop by anytime you like. I’m looking forward in following you and your poetry. Hope to hear from you soon. You will enjoy this community; we are one big happy family. (Drama & Love. LOL) ~ Take Care!! From: your new poet friend Linda

  1. Date: 6/5/2013 8:28:00 AM
    Ekta,a nice poem to read. - Welcome to P-Soup-Hope you will get much pleasure from sharing your poems here with us. - Have fun with poetry! - Welcome to read some of my poems. - Have a nice week. - oxox / / Anne-Lise :)