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English - Poems, Verse, Poetry
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Madly-in-Verse · 1d ago

Malfuf wa Malik : ...and Backstories...

Sometime in the mid-noughts, this song by Nancy Ajram was released. Nancy comes from Lebanon and is a very popular singer in the Arab world. She started her singing career in the late 90's w...
Madly-in-Verse · 6d ago

Because Memory is a Bridge: Write... Edit... Publish...June 2017

It's time to return to Write...Edit...Publish... hosted by authors Denise and Yolanda, the sumptuous badges designed by Olga, and psst...prompt inputs by yerse troolee. Posting early to co-o...
Madly-in-Verse · 1W ago

The Fruit-seller and the Gita

The Fruit-seller by Mira Boolell Khushiram His watermelons in an offhand heap by the roadside under vivid blue plastic sharper than the sky. Casual symbolic. ‘Just the action, min...
Madly-in-Verse · 2W ago

Forgotten cooled

Sometimes I forget to drink while it’s hot, and later when I peer into the cup it’s gone halfway down and a skin has formed, marred the creaminess and puckered it up. I could pinch i...
Madly-in-Verse · 3W ago

Tell me, where is poetry bred?

This is where poetry comes from - the textured silk of the sea. The sunset hitting a window frame quiet iridescence of beauty. The abrupt blinking of small screens. Spider webs of u...
Madly-in-Verse · 4W ago

Malfuf wa Malik: Authors, for example...

Ali Bahar (1960-2011) was a Bahraini musician who rose to fame in the 90's with his band Al Ekhwa (The Brothers), arguably the most famous Bahrain has produced. He was called the Bob Marley ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Malfuf wa Malik*

‘The time has come,’ the Walrus said,         ‘To talk of many things: Of shoes – and ships – and sealing-wax –         Of cabbages – and kings – And why the sea is boiling hot –      ...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Bruised

I. She no longer knows voices on the phone you had to say your name last time you called faced with a blank pause - this too a milestone of growing up and away and growing old. A trem...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

Back in the groove

Source As May isn’t spring everywhere, there are some days of different shapes and perfume. A few miles down this road, not all that far a different season of an endless war - no da...
Madly-in-Verse · 1M ago

The Long And The Short Of It : A-Z Reflections

First off, keeping the music handy might help, in case you want to fortify yourself :) Because for all you know another mini-dissertation-length post is waiting... Tadaa! Surprise...