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Adonis ( Short story)

Newroz Sinjari  Our brief encounters did not allow me to express my love for you properly. Perhaps they were not brief per se, but never as long as they should have been. The moments we created were too short, our kisses too brief,…

A Day before Death

I will go to place faraway Where nobody there knows me A place Where the streets be peculiar No house, No room No bed No mobile phone No internet Until no gravel of inconsistent speeches Replays the events of my lost years. I…

Colours

Nawroz Sinjari I was not able to remove my gaze from the painting. I was staring at it for a long time, letting my soul be soaked by and lost in the colours and the shapes. My hands passed over the canvas gently, a movement in…

The Front Door of War

By Zhawen Shali The girls of my village Were sizzling the sunflower seeds Because of the disappearance of the sun They were taking empty pots to the spring water And narrating the decisiveness of water to the water And used to get…

Love

(Love)  poem by Nazand Begikhani  Two solitudes walk by Two solitudes look at each other Two solitudes smile at each other Two solitudes sit together Two solitudes talk Two solitudes touch each other Two solitudes cuddle each other…