Angels are Working

Far from their families
For the sake of humanity
Angels are working
To keep the hopes alive

Hiding their bruises
Itching their burns
They are walking on embers
To keep the hopes alive

Gods among us
The sages of humanity
Sacrificing their lives
On the alter of humanity

Their stories will be told
Their tale of sacrifice
Forever they will be remembered
As Angels of humankind

(These Angels are Doctors, Health workers, officials and Bankers)

©2020 Piyush Singh

16 thoughts on “Angels are Working

  1. creativeenvision April 1, 2020 / 1:53 pm

    Beautiful yes they are definitely the angels

  2. zone5poet April 1, 2020 / 2:27 pm

    I like that. Do you mind my saying it might scan better if you took ‘the’ out of the last 2 stanzas?

    • singhpiyush6089 April 1, 2020 / 2:38 pm

      Yeah, actually last 2 stanzas are out of poetry… I should put it inside bracket…

  3. Nathi April 1, 2020 / 4:01 pm

    A phenomenal tribute! Thanks for sharing this, Piyush!

      • Nathi April 1, 2020 / 4:12 pm

        Pleasure is mine! And take care!

  4. larry trasciatti April 1, 2020 / 5:33 pm

    Really good. These angels of mankind really need more attention and credit. Considering that angels, throughout history, have often come to people’s aid, it’s a perfect metaphor.

    • singhpiyush6089 April 1, 2020 / 5:34 pm

      Couldn’t agree more! They are truly our strength ryt now… Thanks for reading… Stay safe!

  5. Tanya Sheik April 1, 2020 / 5:45 pm

    You are a running poetry, I must tell that. Keep writing and inspiring people like me. 😊✌

    • singhpiyush6089 April 2, 2020 / 2:07 am

      Really appreciate your support… Thank you for the continuous support!

      • Tanya Sheik April 2, 2020 / 5:06 am

        You’re most welcome.
        Anytime. 👍

  6. Rajaneesh Tiwari April 2, 2020 / 3:52 pm

    Very true. Great, noble work being done by our unsung heroes. Salute to their courage and sacrifices.

    • singhpiyush6089 April 2, 2020 / 4:00 pm

      Yeah, truly they r our heroes… Really appreciate your thoughts!

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