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Monday, June 27, 2005

Expectation

she accidentally painted a masterpiece
more out of her love of art
than out of expectation of praise or mastery

but seeing that masterpiece
the world heralded her a genius
Alas! She then sank without trace
under the weight of her own expectation

10 comments:

IBH said...

how true! very well written monu!

monu said...

@ibh

:)
life teaches us i supose...
ippadye poi naan philosopher aayida porenno nu enakku bayam vandhuduchu!
:)

Jayan said...

Inspired by your kavidhais, there is one coming up from me !! Watch out for that !

monu said...

@jayan
waiting to see your kavidhai!
:)

Aravind said...

hey,
Nice poems (or 4 word breakups!!!). Sathya led me here. Good work.
cheers
Aravind

ada-paavi!!!! said...

good poem

monu said...

@aravind
keep visiting!
:)
and thanks

monu said...

@srivatsan
thanks

ioiio said...

well.. aravind not many know me as "Sathya". U gotto say ioiio or ullu.

Btw ppl follow the link to "RamaRajyam" in my blogroll and goto the comments section of the post with beer bottles/cocktail glasses. He has listed all the crezzie bloggers there

monu said...

@ioiio
thats interesting..will certainly check that one out!