Monthly Archives: January 2019

Mero Hajur Lai Ke – Kali Prasad Rijal

मेरो हजुरलाई के दिऊँ नि भेटतारा दिऊँ कि जून दिऊँ इन्द्रेणीको सेट मगमग बास्ना दिऊँ कि फूलै फूलले बेरेरहिउँचुली नै चढाऊँ कि, लालीमाले घेरेर पखेरीको छायाँ दिऊँ कि, झलझलाउने शीतसारङ्गीको सुरमा दिऊँ कि, एकै चरण गीत शब्द – कालीप्रसाद रिजालस्वर … Continue reading

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Jhel Bho Dherai – Kali Prasad Rijal

झेल भो धेरै जिन्दगीमाझेलै झेल भोमेरो माया उसको लागिहाँस्ने खेल भो के दुख्थ्यो र कलेजी योरेट्दा करौंतीलेयति साह्रो दुख्यो आजछाड्दा निष्ठुरीलेकस्तो मायाजालमा पर्योत्यै नै काल भो आफू पर्यो सोझो नि हौमीठो गर्थ्यौ कुरामुखै मात्र मीठो रैछभित्र धारी छुराजीउको नाश धनको … Continue reading

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The Seaside – Lee Harwood

(for Peter Ruppell) You wrote such a love poem that I wasdumb-founded & left to scratch the sandAlone in the surf I couldn’t join the bait-diggersI’d left my fork and bucket at home& I am not rough by nature You … Continue reading

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The Final Painting – Lee Harwood

The white cloud passed over the landthere is sea always round the landthe sky is blue always above the cloudthe cloud in the blue continues to move– nothing is limited by the canvas or frame –the white cloud can be … Continue reading

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A Poem – Majeed Amjad

Sons, my native land has sons born on soil barren and rocky and lone for ages lone across the gaping wilderness tear ruthless winds and torrents of pain sweep in epochs. sweep them out. Sons of mountains radiant petals of … Continue reading

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A Twinkle in Her Eyes – Majeed Amjad

Who can say Why her eyes, Those playmates of the hamlet where Beauty dwells, Why her eyes smile that way ? When notes arising from her soul, That Temple-Palace of Music, And traipsing through the land of glad tidings, Mirthfully … Continue reading

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Windy Nights – Robert Louis Stevenson

Whenever the moon and stars are set,Whenever the wind is high,All night long in the dark and wet,A man goes riding by.Late in the night when the fires are out,Why does he gallop and gallop about?Whenever the trees are crying … Continue reading

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