A Beautiful Disguise

To Syria… The alley now colored dusted rainbow. The silence you hear is what they deserve Is what all they should have. Where have they gone away? No, it was not a Pied Piper Or a Garden Giant It was us, it was you Guise in dove but actually hawk Wearing love to hide The…

Badtameez/ Little Suleiman

Little Suleiman draw what he see–flowers, bees, sun Little Suleiman draw of an imaginary shaks also Bearded, red eye with a gun–he knows it’s AK-47 That day Little Suleiman draw what moallem asked them to draw– Daily life…your neighborhood…your family…anything… He draw…he show…the hand that used to pat him on back slapped him… Little Suleiman draw…

Satisfaction, Wave, Fable & Snaps (Haiku/Senryu)

—a– summer eve outside warm sultry traffic most red cold Uber satisfaction —b– all finding roots life reincarnating wave splash young life war starts [Dedicated to Alan Kurdi] –c– roots usurped long ago young now old reminisce those  days fables they are [Based on Bengal Partition 1947] –d– new root of research Cassini bud on…

2 (Tanka): Mean & Have

vanity power expansion war lost its self becoming a mean to shout for weak peace is reflection see and react –xx– [Don’t know whether something like Angsty Tanka exists. So, trying one. Let me know your thoughts.] peace was what I had when you were here beside me war is what I have empty pack of cigarettes…

The Pack (Micro-Fiction)

  He ends watering the Cynthia; the dew is still fresh on the blades of the grasses and the tender petals of just-bloom roses are still wet; the morning is still holding the serenity of a typical December morning; a cold though warm breeze coming from the sea. Suddenly, he heard a soft zoom; at first it…