One Day

One day the sun will rise
Above the world free
Of OPPRESSION.

One day the sun will rise
Above the world free
Of HUNGER

One day the sun will rise
Above the world free
Of MISERY

One day the sun will rise above
HAPPINESS

MIRTH
JOY
FULFILLMENT
PEACE
PROSPERITY.

Pranab Ghosh is a journalist, poet, author and translator. He has three published books to his credit. Air and Age (co-author; published from Kolkata), Soul Searching and Other Poems (first solo book of poems, published from Toronto) and Bougainvillea And Other Stories, a book of short stories in English, translated from the Bengali original. His poems have been published in Tuck Magazine, Dissident Voice, Literature Studio Review, Scarlet Leaf Review, Leaves of Ink, Weasel Press, Ochebooks.com, Harbinger Asylum, Spillwords, The Piker Press, Visual Verse, Hans India and Setu Magazine, among others. He is married and lives in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Read other articles by Pranab.