In Love with Myself… #Writingprompt

Balroop Singh gives us the first poem in response to the prompt. Powerful and hard-hitting. Enjoy!

Pixabay image by Brigitte Werner

In Love with Myself

by Balroop Singh

I had dreams and desires
Aspirations to excel
To acquire Midas’ touch
To accomplish the abstract

I pushed my way through
Deep valleys to rumbling clouds
Undeterred by lightning
Fervidly seeking success

But I soared too high
Forgetting Icarus
I opted to be a superman…

(Continue Reading: In Love with Myself…)

19 thoughts on “In Love with Myself… #Writingprompt

  1. rijanjks says:

    Quite a different perspective on the image. I love it and can see where the inspiration came from.

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  2. Yay, Balroop. I LOVE your take on this photo prompt!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. jenanita01 says:

    Having to leave our link here, as my brain cannot remember how to pingback. We loved this prompt, and here’s the link: https://wp.me/p2XQu3-cCE

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  4. Ocean Bream says:

    This is so awesome! Especially the last two lines – and what a clever response to the image. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  5. balroop2013 says:

    Thanks for the reblog Diana, much appreciated. 🙂

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