Monday, 20 April 2015

Of Names


Su is good

And Man is mind

Sumana is then

The possessor

Of a good mind

Literal translation

Of my name in English

Sounds somewhat like that

I am content

And who would not be

If one can become

The chalice of a divine virtue

By the virtue of one’s name?


This is posted for Bjorn’s challenge @ RealToads: Take your name and use its meaning to create a poem.