Tag Archives: Nostalgia

The Home Cruise

                                                         Photo taken by me in Karak Jordan The Home Cruise <<*>> Reclining on a pinkish sandstone balcony It is now our family ship In the windy night. Under blankets, sipping tea, Our head-scarves billow out like sails As we … Continue reading

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“Pale Veiled Memory on MasticadoesUSA

Pale Veiled Memory Pale specter in the mind of nighttime’s sheer illusions,You no longer glide through my blowing veiled halls.Hard reality, sometimes known as truth, has snatched you upAnd turned you into boring commonness, so cold and colorless…. Please continue … Continue reading

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I Miss Violet

I miss Violet… the days of Violet.. when she roamed the streets and shops and forests, the innocence of a brand new world, building itself without a plan.. When all was new and the virtual world was a looking glass … 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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Erik Satie Gnossienne 1

Erik Satie Gnossienne 1 The first time someone played you, my soul shivered in delight, such an unexpected reaction, to this new song, never heard before; but each ornamented note, played almost carelessly brushing the key limply, each note over … Continue reading

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Pictures in a Box

Pictures in a Box Pictures in a box just laying flat in the dark, how long has it been since I opened that drawer; since I went back and listened to what they were saying? “Look!” This was you and … Continue reading

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Two Poems from the Past

Possession Lost for U. ~^~ I possessed your strangled dreams, a husband dead, and then you fled your horrors of that war. You cried so hard your tears fell from my eyes which made me love you even more. I … Continue reading

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Reality Check

Reality Check          ~^~ Yes! I remember… The night sounds of summer, Windows echoing the call to prayer, The kids playing in the streets, The wind blowing our sheets, Curtains swaying to the beat, With too loud music from a … Continue reading

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El Miramar

(En Español) El Miramar Estos tríos del pasado, con su música llena de pasión y recuerdos, abriendo las cortinas y paseando a los bailarines por el piso, boleros, paso dobles, tangos. marcados, con la mano extendida, “¿Te gustaría bailar conmigo? … Continue reading

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I Miss You

Letting my mind run backwards until it’s hard not to cry… I know it’s the way; it is. All moves forward and we leave or get left behind. We love and we lose sight, lose touch with all those who … Continue reading

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