Nizar Qabbani

(1923 - 1998 / Damascus / Syria)

Nizar Qabbani Poems

21. My Love (Do Not Ask Me) 3/22/2010
22. My Lady 9/6/2013
23. My Angry Cat 9/12/2013
24. Maritime Poem 3/22/2010
25. Love Compared 3/22/2010
26. Light Is More Important Than The Lantern 1/13/2003
27. Letter From Under The Sea 3/22/2010
28. Language 1/1/2004
29. Jogging 4/25/2014
30. Jerusalem 3/22/2010
31. In The Summer 1/13/2003
32. I Have No Power 3/22/2010
33. I Conquer The World With Words 3/22/2010
34. I am with terrorism 9/4/2013
35. Fragments From Notes On The Book Of Defeat 9/4/2013
36. Five Letters To My Mother 3/22/2010
37. Every Time I Kiss You 1/13/2003
38. Dialogue 3/22/2010
39. Damascus, What Are You Doing to Me? 3/22/2010
40. Damascus, What Are You Doing to Me? 9/4/2013

Every Time I Kiss You

Every time I kiss you
After a long separation
I feel
I am putting a hurried love letter
In a red mailbox.


Translated by B. Frangieh And C. Brown


Submitted by Noele Aabye

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