Pages are used to wrap the loaf..
Loaf is used to attract the votes.
Paper is used to exhibit a worth.
Worth is used to mark the culprits.
Innocence is used to make a trade.
Men are used to sharp the blade.
Flowers are used to honor the dead.
Dead are used to cover mistakes.
Water is used to leave a color.
Air is used to choke the inhaler.
Heart is used in exchange for a life.
Life is used to buy meal for a time.
Music is used to sedate the brains.
Opinions are used to kill the taste.
Words are used in eulogy of departed.
Silence is used to push injured to death.
Walls are used to reflect echoes of praise.
Praise is used to accumulate more praise.
Images are used to kill the imagination.
History is used as art of social dictation.
Years are used to count the survival.
Minutes are used to buy the patience.
Friends are used to climb the steps.
Steps are used to suppress the brilliance.
Systems are used to keep the inheritance.
Inheritance is used to bury the competence.
Routine is used to declare the efficiency.
Efficiency is used to step-over effectiveness.
Sentiments are used to create a trust.
Trust is used to negotiate an advantage.
Art is used to garner the popularity.
Popularity is used to settle the facts.
Distant planets are used to wish for a home.
Earth is used as picnic and vacation place.
Labels are used to veil the substance.
Substances are used to reach the mystics.
Resources are used to please the divinity.
Religion is used to avoid all scrutiny.
Science is used to measure the emotions.
Emotions are used to skip all objectivity.
Flowers are judged by intensity of colors.
Gardens are used to decorate the palaces.
Height is used to measure the greatness.
“How it happens” is used to skip the logic.
Measures are used as goals and targets.
Targets are used for an excuse of a process.
Dreams are used to avoid the reality.
Reality is used to discard the marvels.
Ears are used to savor the “Yes”.
Eyes are used to judge the beauty.
Tongue is used to taste a toxic.
Skin is used to create a dress.
Oceans are used to test the menace.
Skies are used for birds of vengeance.
Education is used to increase the distance.
Stars are used to blame perils of existence.
Rules are used to judge the artistry.
Standards are used to pass conformity.
Familiarity is used to asses creativity.
Weapons are used to suppress hostility.
Fireworks are used to hide the decay.
Fear is used to keep up the display.
Pictures are used to skip the word,
Words are given to skip the day.
– Dedicated to the societies and civilizations of name.
Art/ Image Reference: Artist, Joanna Bassi from her show, ‘Hallowed Degeneration‘
Reblogged this on The Mirror Obscura and commented:
A very interesting poetical meditation worth reading out loud. >KB
Thank you, KB. 🙂
It was my pleasure. I liked your poem very much. It needed to be shared with more people. Best>KB
One thing: “Men is used to sharp the blade.” (men ‘are’).
Thank you, Moniba.
Typo is corrected, Mam. 🙂
How do you do this Ali? What a brilliant read! I can’t even decide on my favorite line there are so many to choose from.
Sonya, you are always kind. 🙂
While this piece is mere an ordinary and lengthy rant.
Amazing. As always.
First of all, I cheer you, the job you are doing is very important to people like me, who’s interested in languages and literature, thank you. But, in this post I missed the original one.
Dear Aiko, thank you so much for your praise. The piece you read is itself an original creation and not an English translation of poem written in any other language. This poem in its originality was conceived by me. I hope you had as much pleasure to read it as I had in composing it.