Posted by: siteoflight | March 14, 2009

Muhammad

Muhammad

When you feel lost and go astray
When boredom crushes you down
Muhammad will show you the way
And spread enjoyment around Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Very short poems 1

The tree

The lonesome, dry tree
Stretching her withered arms
Seems to beckon to me Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Words

Words

Do words swim in me or I in them?
Are words the sea and I the fisherman? Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Will bridges of understanding be laid?

Will bridges of understanding be laid?


The thirsty mountains stand dejected
And await the return of the rain
The meandering river itches for love
And flows in introverted solitude
The trees along the banks strain to listen:

Will bridges of understanding be laid? Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Irony

Irony


They buried him
Beneath the tree
He’d planted previously.
The tree was delighted to
Shake roots with him
And burrow joyfully into
His responsive body. Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

The hand and the packet

The hand and the packet


The plump hand handed me
The small-sized,
star-strewn,
blue-coloured packet
Then, the same youthful hand
Put a siver coin on the counter
with the effigy of the president on it. Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Time will go on

Time will go on


Whether you’re poor or rich
Young or old

Time will go on Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Transcendence

Transcendence


The silence of memory
Is sweeping the swelling waves of time
I am a humble, downcast slave
Caught in encompassing incomprehension: Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

Words and I

Words and I


Words trickle
And build a nest
Little by little
In the fore of my chest. Read More…

Posted by: siteoflight | February 22, 2009

the death of a tycoon

The death of a tycoon


For fifty long, long years
He strained and slaved;
Drudged and struggled;
Slogged and sweated;
Toiled and laboured;
Strived and …. Died. Read More…

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