Category: Poetry

My daughter

She is braiding her hair in the sunshine, and invites me slowly, from the shade to the glare of light. There is a rainbow on the far end of the horizon, left from the...

The Walls

(This poem was written in the wake of the crackdown on the young women demonstrators in Iran who want to be free of Hejab and gender discrimination and live a life of equality, freedom...

Abadan, the city of light and oil

On the occasion of the collapse of a high rise in Abadan, where many were buried under the rubbles. Underneath the surface of that hot, boiling earth, lies an ocean, black as a starless...

Imagine

Imagine the impossible becomes possible. and I see you among the crowd, on a sunny day? You, who had gone into the oblivion of memory. You, who left one day, and the vibration of...

War Zone

A narrow bridge connects two hearts together.A bridge where the river flows underneath,and the moonlight dances with the waves at night.Two young lovers, one from each nationused to cross the bridge once in the...

The landscape artist

I watched a landscape artist who was moving the nature from the bosom of earth. on a canvas. The scenery was coming to life, slowly, meticulously. From the far end of the green meadows...

I want to plant the sun

I want to plant the sun on every corner , and slowly, slowly borrow its warmth to plant it in those hearts which had frozen in time. I want to travel round the world...

The encounter

I was walking among the crowded streets looking for particles of your smile, unaware that far beyond the horizon, time has frozen my world. The echo of your steps, one by one resounding in...

I am searching

I am searching, through the crowded streets. Someone is waiting for me. Someone who speaks my language. Someone whom I don’t have to explain where I have been before now. Before I got lost...

The meeting

in this grey, chilly day, I went past the street which was once shared by me and you, and the children of course. Those lovely souls, who are children no more. The hum of...