Category Archives: Poems

Karima’s works.

A Tidal Wave

A Tidal Wave Your words shook up reality; the rug pulled out from under me; The sky cracked open suddenly, leaving rivulets of salted rain, running down my cheeks, heralding, the cataclysmic start. Then… a shredding and a ripping, a … Continue reading

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Two Poems For Corcovado National Park, Costa Rica

Corcovado for Iris =============== There is a place where the macaws still fly free Where they perch to feed on shoreline almond trees Where my love swells like a high tide on afternoon seas Beautiful Corcovado! No roads or cars, … Continue reading

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A Kiss in the Fog

A kind word is like a kiss in the fog,it warms the heart; it brightens the day,and the cold mist is lifted,and then… someone smiles again. To be kind,is a special part of generosity.It’s a conscious act towards another to … Continue reading

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Shut-in

Shut-in What do I have to share with you, a framed picture of my cat? The tree whose branches form a highway and cover up the sky? Where each minute seems to speed the clock and shorten every week? Would … Continue reading

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The Melody Lives On

The Melody Lives On I play a song for you…it comes from so deep within. Each note, each finger on the key, is my light kiss against your cheek. Each stanza, trill and measure, is my embrace, my hand locked … Continue reading

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Dealing With Demons on YouTube

Hi everyone, I wrote this poem and made a soundtrack last December in 2019,and very few people clicked to listen to it…so I am re-posting it as a YouTube, with some pretty amazing images by Omar Rayyan who along with … Continue reading

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Brakeman on the Tracks

I feel the Big Bang pushing from behind so there is no staying still. I got on this train my very first day, and I’m still riding. It’s taking me further out into the universe… I know it’s really pushing … Continue reading

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At The Beach

                                                                  photo by Poett At The Beachfor PoettWhen the clouds and waves agreeto coordinate their colorsand the sky illuminates the glowing seaof Neptune’s shiny floor,you can expect to ride upon it’s brackish sweet sea breeze,its endless steel-blue ocean swellsthat die … Continue reading

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Beautifully Loved and Signed

Beautifully Loved and Signed The poem leaped in delight, because she was exactly the one, for him to be born, this girl with the light steps and kind ways the sparking eyes, the chiseled profile, the noble face. It lived … Continue reading

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Enigmatic

Enigmatic What’s flying around in your head today, Clear open skies or fog? So hard to tell from staring into your eyes.. They say, the eyes are the doorway to the soul, but yours are more the gatekeeper, the keep-out … Continue reading

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