Inadequacy 

When a smile isn’t enough to feel happy 

And a meal isn’t why you’re hungry

A sound sleep isn’t enough to ward off fatigue

And finding love seems out of your league 

Each day, you play along 

Yet realise this isn’t where you belong

The inadequacy continues to grow

“Not enough”, you know down below 

Like running water, awaiting to go places

Or the rolling stone running towards flat surfaces

Inevitable is this inadequacy 

Even then, hearts seek stability

You build a house brick by brick

In it, you still feel homesick 

Be it materialistic pleasures

Or profound spiritual treasures 

In the end, this universe is seeking for stability 

Hence, justifiable is it’s hostility 

Be the swiftly running water 

or the raging thunder

Stability is elusive

And happiness as a concept – is delusive!

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