Distinctiveness


Dry, chilly wind, cold, shivering, walking,

On a hill, panting, tired, carrying loads,
Target: another hill, far but not terribly,
Migrating, like birds, seasonal, it is snowing.
Like nomads, Bedouins, but not a desert.
On a field, snow-covered grass, no oases,
A rabbit follows, sometimes two, I walk,
Now uphill, more tiresome, more pauses.
Fingers numb, pain as sharp as needles,
I am this Life’s patient, no complaints,
Patience, no cure, I have faith, a Muslim,
An Arab, carrying my name, voice, and mind.
Friday, 9thof March 2012
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2 thoughts on “Distinctiveness

  1. Nice descriptive piece!

    Loved the last stanza (y)

    Like

  2. Bu Thyab says:

    Glad that you liked it, and thnx for passing by big bro 🙂

    Like

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