A beautiful poem by Ishita Gupta #guest post #poetry

My Dear Readers,

I am thrilled to introduce you to a wonderful writer Ishita Gupta.

In her own words Ishita “is a girl who chooses to explore and experience her life through words. Born and brought up in India, she is an avid reader, feminist, and a biology student. Ishita is also trained in a form of Indian classical dance, Kathak, and is currently learning contemporary dance style. When she writes, Ishita channels her hidden emotions, and tries to create a change in the society. She shares her thoughts at her blog Thoughts Resonate.

Please take a minute and visit her site. It will make me and Ishita very happy.
Thank you.
Gabriela

Who am I?
by Ishita Gupta

A wilted flower on the sidewalk
A lone tear amidst many
I seem to have lost my essence
In life’s unfair journey.

Who am I?

A thorn in a basket of flowers
A black smear on white
In my relentless pursuit of happiness
I’m stuck somewhere between the lines.

Who am I?

A bug drenched in rain
A torn page of a book
I can only see grief
Everywhere I look.

Who am I?

A dove without wings
A lock without a key
I am on a lost track that leads
To the inner depths of the seas.

Who am I?

featured image provided by Ishita.
@short-prose-fiction (Gabriela Marie Milton)

86 thoughts on “A beautiful poem by Ishita Gupta #guest post #poetry

  1. My dearest Gabriela,
    I can never thank you enough, for the constant support, love, blessings and appreciation you keep showering upon me. Thank you so so much for introducing me, for giving me the opportunity to be a guest on YOUR blog. It is such an honour for me. You are a brilliant writer, a splendid one, and an even splendid person. You are a gem sweetheartβ™₯️ You are an inspiration for me, and I’m sure for many others as well.
    Thank you from the bottom of my heart once again dear❣
    Sending you lots and lots of love and many buckets of hugsπŸ€—πŸ€—πŸ’žπŸ’ž
    Have a beautiful week Gabriela!
    IshitaπŸ’•πŸŒΊ

    1. Ishita, sweetheart, it is my pleasure to have you as a guest. Thank you for accepting my invitation and for your kind words about me. You should know I feel the same about you.
      I am so glad to have you here today.
      Sending plenty of love and hugs.
      Gabriela

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  2. I have followed Ishita for awhile now. She is a talented writer who expresses herself clearly and unfiltered. Her imagery, metaphors, and subtle irony breed a connection to her words. She is unconventional and bold in her stylings. Worthy of the time it takes to visit her blog, for sure!

  3. Congratulations Ishita, I am so excited that your beautiful writing has been recognized for the beauty it holds.

    Gabriela what a wonderful writer to host. Ishita’s writing is gorgeous.

    β€œA dove without wings
    A lock without a key
    I am on a lost track that leads
    To the inner depths of the seas.”

    I love the poem you wrote for this well deserved recognition my friend. The ending held my favorite lines.

    Gabriela, this is one of the things I love about you, helping others get recognition and appreciation for their beautiful writing. Love πŸ’• to you both, my dear friends. β€οΈπŸ€—πŸ’–πŸŒΈπŸŒΊ

    1. Dearest Joni,
      Thank you so so so much!!! You are such a kind and amazing friend to me. Thank you from the deepest corner of my heart for your constant supportβ™₯️β™₯️ I’m so glad you love this poem Joni, thanks a lot!❣❣

      Yes, Gabriela is a sweetheart, a gem. Thank you for your support dearπŸ˜πŸ’žπŸ€—πŸ€—
      Love
      Ishita β™₯️

      1. You are so very welcome my dear friend Ishita. It is a gorgeous poem. I am so happy for you my friend. Sending you lots of love πŸ’• and hugs and prayers for continued blessings. πŸ€—β€οΈπŸ’•πŸ’–Joni

  4. I couldn’t help but think as I read these words of the condition in today’s world and how hard I must work to stay in a happy place away from the muck. Another talented writer. Thank, you, Gabriela, for the introduction. xo

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