Category Archives: Things beautiful and meaningful

When I am old

When I am old I am closer to death Death becomes real Real fear starts When I am old I thought I am still young Young to behave as one One who knows no limit When I am old I … Continue reading

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Unimaginable

Twenty-twenty a changed world Mighty human trying to subdue Microscopic coronavirus We are fearful as it thrives Lockdown of borders Countries and homes Social distancing becomes buzzword We are to avoid contacts Everyone wears a facemask When out and about … Continue reading

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Sadness

Do you feel this sadness? I do It creeps up on me Without realising it It got triggered When I walked pass shuttered shops People with head lowered With so much on their minds Knowing that more people Will be … Continue reading

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K I N D N E S S

K indness starts with me I ntegrated with everyday living N ot limited and targeted at certain groups D isplayed with a heart full of loving kindness N atural and not forced E mpathy is to respect receiver of kindness … Continue reading

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Without a care in the world

Our neighbourhood cats are oblivious Napping comfortably in the shade Even with people passing by What is with the stock market? When is the next customer order coming? Have I got enough to retire? Covid-19 upsets our lives Many deaths … Continue reading

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September Rain

What a Relief! During this period of unhealthy haze What a downpour today! The grasses, plants and trees need you most They had not seen heavy rain for a few weeks now The lashing rain with strong wind Caught us … Continue reading

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End of day

After the end of day It’s time to wind down From a full day of activities Watch the sunset When it retires too From giving energy to us Have a meal at home With home-cooked dishes With the ones closest … Continue reading

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Life Partner

When I get older I appreciate my better half even more She has been a constant in changing times When I get older We can take each other for granted She complements me To make a whole When I get … Continue reading

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Jelutong Tree

Jelutong, Jelutong Dyera Costulata by scientific name Tall among trees Rising above the rest Big columnar trunk With girth of 6.2 metres Small white flowers dropped like rain Carpeting the ground and dried leaves Its latex was used to make … Continue reading

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Rain

Earlier, heat of afternoon sun Living room darkened Anticipation of heavy rain Sound of huge rain drops hitting at windows Feeling of cool comfort Window panes misted Rain came thick Cascading down vertical walls Opposite buildings blurred Slashing sound accompanied … Continue reading

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