Renaissance

By Keerthana Venkatesh

Contributing Author for Spark Igniting Minds


Darkness envelopes everywhere

Hearts are filled with despair

Hands try to feel each other

Eyes search for near and dear!


Prayers are said to no avail

Children cry- writhing in pain

With a strange numbness in every part

The soul is restless in every heart!


A ray of light suddenly emerged

And touched the heart of every sinner

Purifying it with love and truth.

Imprinting in it certain values!


Down went the sinners on their knees

With folded hands and bated breath

Awaited the voice of PEACE

To knock some sense into their head!


“Years of suffering shall come to an end

when days and nights you shall spend

doing a good for every sin

without making any din!”


A single ray of hope at last

Brought an end to the fast

Breaking the world filled with miseries

Saving everybody’s destiny!


(Featured Image by ShonEjai from Pixabay)

Quotes Hope Endures - Free image on Pixabay


About the Author

Keerthana Venkatesh is a passionate writer with a penchant for positivism via thoughts, actions and alternative therapies.

She has worked on the editorial of some of India’s biggest media houses and as content management and marketing head in various corporates.

An avid traveler and a doting mother, she finds inspiration and the energy of positivism through places, people and her daughter which she showcases in her blog titled "This Short Story"!