Daily Archives: July 27, 2015

Poem – On Wishes – Mahmoud Darwish

Don’t say to me:  Would I were a seller of bread in Algiers  That I might sing with a rebel.  Don’t say to me:  Would I were a herdsman in the Yemen  That I might sing to hte shudderings of … Continue reading

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Poem – I Come From There – Mahmoud Darwish

I come from there and I have memories  Born as mortals are, I have a mother  And a house with many windows,  I have brothers, friends,  And a prison cell with a cold window.  Mine is the wave, snatched by … Continue reading

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