Tag Archives: Karima Hoisan

April 18th

This post was first published in 2013. My father died on April 18th, when I was twelve years old. This is the first poem I have ever written about that, and it is more than a few decades later. Every … Continue reading

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The Wizard….is Waiting To Receive You

Happy to announce that my 20th virtual world on Kitely – Virtual Worlds on Demand, The Wizard  is open to receive visitors… For those of my WordPress readers, who think they would take the leap, and get an avatar and … Continue reading

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A Delicious Moment For A Haunting

Please click the link to hear me recite it, to the music that inspired this poem. Waltz in A Minor- Chopin   click here…  LINK A Delicious Moment For a Haunting               for Umahmad It was a delicious moment for … Continue reading

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I Am an Avatar

Karima Hoisan is my avatar. I am Karima Hoisan in the virtual world.Sentimental and nostalgic, I look back on the eve of my virtual birthdayon what it means to be an avatar in 2020. For me this was never a … Continue reading

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Karima Reads Her Poetry@Circe’s Saturday-Nov. 28th-6pm SLT

Hi everyone,I will be reading at Circe’s New Poets Sanctuary, this coming Saturday at 6 pm SLT.It’s been over a year since I read there, as you might recall I was a vampire last time:) See Post  I am really looking … Continue reading

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Cha Cha Cha

Cha Cha Cha Good music, good birds good trees; today…it’s enough for me. The light changing on the leaves, the sun and shadows painting evolving scenes. I’m falling in love, one more time with Life. Only Life, can make me … Continue reading

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Hope is a Butterfly

Painting Hope by Rachel Steely Hope is a butterfly that flies inside. Somewhere, between our panic and our euphoria, it circles our heart, soars high in the middle, and stays part of us, while it wings and glides. We know … 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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