Dr.Sandhya Tiwari


Who will cry when we die?

As we all human beings on the earth try

Lead a life awry

Devoid of noble human principles

Truthfulness, humility, compassion and the like


How many really attempt

To help others

If not everyone

Least that is our near and dear ones


To keep the things moving

Quick is mind in thinking

Excuses reasons and all such lie

Considering them to be treasure we are on high


As said by Nehru “Mind is a wayward creature”

Unless we have had a great teacher

The parents, society or the situation

Mould us for the better to attain emancipation


Knowing well the truth

As humans and mortal we all are destined to die

Forget the fact

We are guests in the world for awhile


Some less, some more

Years meted by God

We complain and guile

Rather than making the most of our stay on the soil


Who is to be blamed?

The creator or the created

The ignorance bestowed upon humans

Is a challenge


Into opportunity it opens

Truth upon dwelling unravels

Glory which is full of sheen

Knowledge is converted into wisdom


HE, the creator

Has predestined our fate

Before the birth

Aware of it, lets make the most of life

Filling it with happiness and mirth


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  • jabberm

    True and straight.honest and helpful.nicewrite .i like it.

    • Dr.Sandhya Tiwari

      Thanks a lot dear reader. With your comment that it is helpful, I am honoured as I yearn to serve, whatever the extent possible, spreading my thoughts in an acceptable way. The sole purpose of my poems is the same .

    • nikhilps

      nice work madam...... but it lacks something... i dont knw hw to say that or i dont knw to say that... but it lacks something!! but its a good poem too and certain lines like " who is tobe blamed ? the sreater or the created" i love this line.... keep on writting madam!!

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