Shahzia Batool

(Pakistan)

Poems of Shahzia Batool

1. (Anti-) Ageing! 4/30/2013
2. ...The Dawn Calls... 4/29/2014
3. 2014 12/9/2013
4. A Child's Supplication! 5/7/2013
5. A Fruit-laden Tree! 7/20/2013
6. A girl of Nine! 7/28/2013
7. A Glance! 5/18/2014
8. A Glimpse! 9/24/2013
9. A Kid's Oath! 3/14/2012
10. A New Song of Innocence & Experience! 9/20/2013
11. A Poem... By Ramesh Rai! 7/6/2013
12. A Quatrain (urdu) ! 6/16/2013
13. A square deal 12/20/2011
14. A Sterling Man! ! ! 9/2/2012
15. A Wasted Ride! 8/21/2013
16. Aao baaten karen! (Urdu) 3/20/2012
17. Aao suraj ko ufaq paar utarta dekhen! 1/30/2012
18. Acrostic Poetry: Months of the Year! 6/11/2014
19. After it rained! 6/12/2013
20. All Is Not Lost! 8/14/2013

To The Descending Sun!

Why art thou pale
and sad and sick...
carrying no happy thought with thee...
why lost thy vigor
and zeal and zest
casting shadows-
dark and deep
but mixed with somber evening shine
like a death-bed patient's parting smile

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