Lullabies they hear and don’t

There are lullabies that
are heard from far away
Lullabies that once soothed
the whole world but are now
born silent everyday…
There are Lullabies that are
cut short by bullets and swords
Lullabies that fall and
evaporate on the deaf ears of
guilty lords
Lullabies that could never
stop the cries because
they were not rich
enough to pay the price
Lullabies that were orphaned
and punished because they do
not have a language, religion,
caste or god…
Lullabies that was remembered
only by the forgotten souls
And some lullabies there are I was told
that no one knew about
they were never sung, never uttered….
they were passed over as tears
into the veins of unknown faces
and they will wait for the time
the right time to come
when the metal will pierce
the last piece of flesh
and burst into this world
and then calm down time once and for all…

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s