Paper Snippets

tear me from being torn apartbite my bloody lipswhile I quietly tear up the papers.for a sharp tongue, sharper than paperI’m going to rip my lips open becauseWe’re begging to travel,tear us apart as gueststear us apart on tolerance as criminalstearing us to pieces over […]

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Twisted Sonett

When you wentYou started a new lifeBut took mine with you When you wentI thought you’d make me wiseBut I lost my heart and mind There is a wall of steel in the jungle of my being. Interesting. Slowly. It builds itself to a pyramid of Blackness […]

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The Smallest Size

The smallest size ever always fits me in clothes and shoes. The dilemma of getting the smallest piece in the market doesn’t go smoothly every time. My older sister took the perfect size and left me the smallest ever.In the kitchen, I choose the smallest […]

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Nidda Tariq – NaPoWriMo

Tag 5 – Überbrücken Deine EmotionenUnd GedankenSind nicht wie die meinen. Deine Liebe zu mirIst nicht wie die meine zu dir Dein Denken und Schweigen Ist nicht wie das meine تمہاری دنیا سےمیری دنیا الگ ہی تمہاری خوابمیری خوابوں سے الگ ہی Doch verbindenunsere Emotionen, […]

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The Boat

My heartJump over the cliffGo into the middleof the seaDon’t be afraidof the depthDon’t be afraidof the tilt  of the boat My heartForget themYou were closedto themLike the lettersDon’t be sadAbout the pastThe palm tree has long since diedThere are no dates for tomorrow All […]

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Effi Tramountani – NaPoWriMo

Day 11 – Reason to smile I don’t always smile In fact, my face is solemn most of the time I think it’s the way the lines around my mouth align So when people keep asking me what’s on my mind I just keep telling […]

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Mohammed Faky – NaPoWriMo

Day 29 – Ocean in a Shell Here, during the last times Me, my blood, and my stubborn memory, with some of “me” waiting for homeless visions. A suffocating air is breaking through my chest and singing a tired poem.Here, nothing looks like me and […]

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Toby Oliver – NaPoWriMo

Day 8 – Spring Fling You Are My Spring FlingMy Get Me Up When I’m Down ThingYou Give Me Chills, When I Need ‘EmAnd Throw Me Thrills When I’m Bored I’m Your Sweetest Little High-LieYour Pay You Once And Get You Thrice GuyI Watch You […]

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Housam Kutayni – NaPoWriMo

Waves wisdom Life will slap you to wake up, and the range will let you down to see the wayYou will fall into the paths of a dream because the falling will train you to be fit a dreamBecause you are a friend of imagination […]

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