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Mediocrity Thrives: A poem

Mediocrity thrives: A poem on the Struggles of Prodigies, and the current state of society

True talent dies
If thee posses’ talent,
Expect ignorance, betrayal,
Countless last-minute excuses,
Two-faced rats.

Beware, don’t be fooled,
Or charmed by name, fame
Fake it till you make it, they say
Saddening truth it is.
Reliance on others,
A recipe for disaster.

Hidden gems,
Hidden they shall be,
From birth, till the end
Finest of gems,
Made under the highest pressure,
Pressure from the surrounding,
Resulting in being Ignored,
Replaced by cheaper, faker…

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10, St. Columbas School, Delhi, Delhi

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