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The Message Of Jonah

We stood confounded by the hillocks The little raised earth of corruption Our vanguard shifting from foot to foot Enjoying the pleasurable itch Of the “scratch-my-back-I-scratch-your- back” philosophy   The hillocks have grown into mountains Mountains and mountains that bewilder We have acquired more international titles: Terrorists… kidnappers… Land ruled by lunatic laws   And … Continue reading The Message Of Jonah

Wedding Prayer

Wedding Prayer

When our smiles begin to make our faces

Fold up like an accordion of wrinkles,

When the teeth in our mouths barely number up

To the years we have left under the sun,

When our loins and womb have yielded

And have long ceased to yield,