Category Archives: Poems

Karima’s works.

Recycled Life

Recycled Life I thought of sending you an old thought one I have been carrying on my back since forever. It continues to reappear in different forms, but it’s the very same as it always was and it always appears … Continue reading

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Rattled My Brain

Rattled My Brain For all those souls that rattled my brain shook me awake at midnight and put me on a horse to ride and ride and ride by only the light of the moon for the chance to hear … Continue reading

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When I Used To Be A Poet

I still remember when… I used to be a poet. When a phrase, or dream, or vision had that alchemy, to change into painted words upon a page. Then that feeling of urgency overtook me and I rushed to find … Continue reading

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Roads

Roads The green road leads to somewhere.. tree-lined with butterflies flitting in the flowers; it promises life. The blue road appears to end underwater but it’s just an illusion, as it stretches on and down, a soothing oblivion. They intersect … Continue reading

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The Last Hour of Light

I want to record the breeze in the afternoon… The last hour of light, sitting in the entry -way, shelling green hummus, eating them raw like peanuts, passing the black coffee around in a pink thermos, to half -fill tiny … Continue reading

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Moved to Tears

Moved to Tears In the concert of our lives, sometimes those minor changes make tears blur our eyes. Perhaps something was just too beautiful to comprehend dry-eyed. Maybe it was too painful, too hopeless, too unkind… and we hear the … Continue reading

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All That Lost Time

  All That Lost Time Press my forehead in the sand like days gone by. Let it swallow me and all my memories tonight. Do I contemplate the stars, or are they contemplating me? Standing in the chilly wind; the … Continue reading

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