Picture Prompt Poetry II

Death stands at a distance staring at all men Waiting like a police man for a victim Praying quietly for heaven to say amen. She stands patiently, waiting for a failed dream For those that would...

Picture Prompt Poetry I

The Suar Woods regret like we do, That’s why they live like humans too- in torment’s cage, i am afraid. When the war comes, so does the blade that carves out the surviving few. Then they...

A Painful Prayer

What is a broken heart near numb? Are you also sleeping on me? God! Could you answer while I talk? This silence is why I don’t talk, Dear God of heaven. I can’t knit prayers anymore, because my worry...

Almajiri (Al muhajir)

Sweet songs from empty diaphragms Roving the streets with melodies No one pays them for their talent Still they entertain us for free. Great artists from time We do not care to know their names They...

They Could Not Well Describe Him

He was a known face in cities Far beyond his place of abode He went doing nothing but good Lifting broken spirits from pits Killing himself too. It’s difficult to find a man That showed a love...

Break Even

There’s no bone deep in waters blood, There’s no water stronger than rain. Accept the sky is the sun’s food There’s no even break. Accept that life equals its death, accept the end as beginning...

Build Anyway

Pick on the blocks you freemasons, let your blood become the mortar. Let your sweat cement those secrets. Do not lie your rhyme to heal cracks, Just let the pain flow. We all fall too, says shooting...

In The Eyes Of Many

All I want is to be free. Some say as the birds, But not even the birds know this. Some get to the sky, Others know there’s a limit, And some are yet to even grow wings. All I want is to be me...

Valar Morghulis

Different paths leading to same destination Diversification that brings peace and blood Dreamy are the thoughts that deprives men of action Death would shower the living eyes with a tear flood...

My Addiction

Leave out the syllables that confuse, Lose the meter and rhyme, Lecture not on my choices of Hughes, Listen only for that rattling enzyme. Endure my wit and Godly satire, Enjoy the pun and poignant...