Biography of Ahmad Shiddiqi
I was born in Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia on March 7,1974. I love poetry, Classical Music, traditional art, music, dance, movies, television programes, radio broadcasting, knowledge on internet, Anime movies, Anime TV series, Korean and Japanese TV dramas, magazines of art and culture, correspondence, seas, beaches, paddy fields, museums, traveling, books of fiction and self-help, and friendship. I also love rock music (Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, Motley Crue, Bon Jovi, Aerosmith, Van Halen, Iron Maiden, Rush, Def Leppard, White Lion, and Skid Row etc.) , Japanese and Korean music (L'Arc En Ciel, Utada Hikaru, Ayumi Hamasaki, BoA, Le Soo Young, Do As Infinity, Hitomi, and Kitaro etc.) , Hip Hop R'n B music (50 Cents, Sean Paul, Shakira, Black Eyed Peas, and Shaggy etc.) , Reggae music(UB40, and Bob Marley etc.) , DJ Tiesto, Yanni, Sarah Brightman, Kathleen Jenkins, and Indonesian music. I also love paintings (Monet, Manet, Degas, Sisley, Seurat, Van Gogh, Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Turner, Hokusai, and Affandi etc.) . I ever studied at Diponegoro University in Semarang, Social and Politic Faculty, Department of Communication, Public Relations. I ever lived and worked in Bali, Indonesia. Now, I'm living in Demak, Central Java, Indonesia.
Ahmad Shiddiqi's Works:
Ahmad Shiddiqi Poems
A Drop Of A Water
(dedicated to a great poet at poemhunter, Mohammed Al-balushi) a hard rain dropped last night
A Fallen Feather
(dedicated to Ms. Dawn Upshaw, a great soprano) why you so pale? O fallen feather!
As Love Carries...
I carry within shells Indescribable feelings Amidst luscious dreams I carry unraveling memories
A Healthy Life Aria
who knows? keep writing! keep on rhyming! enjoy your life!
A Fallen Leaf
(dedicated to Ms. Lorraine Hunt, a great mezzo-soprano) a fallen leaf hugs the roof
A Cloud Came Down
a cloud came down and spread over it kept on coming closer and closer
ا ل د ّ ا ...
a small landlocked country eastern Pyrenees mountains bordered by Spain and France
A Blissful Wish
(dedicated to Mr. Thomas Adès, a great conductor and composer) What make you So sad and pale
A Diary One (La Isla Bossa Nova)
(dedicated to Fay Slimm, a great poet at poemhunter) we're just very direct with each other we give each other information in
A Diary Five (La Isla Mambo)
(dedicated to Ms. Lynda Robson, a poet friend at poemhunter) by my love-longing for you only is your heart not softened?
A Piece Of Ice
I walk through snowy avenue nobody there, just a glance of you darling, when you realize what I am to your life and to your freedom
Lost Forest's Ancient Chant
(dedicated to Mr.Esa-Pekka Salonen, a gifted conductor) frozen zephyrs blow softly grey leaves sway tenderly
A Hymn To Star
(dedicated to Musica Viva Australia) a river full of hopes we fly peaceful flags
A Forsaken Text
O lamb of gleaming richness! listen to firefly’s happiness it moves the audience to reject unbalance
(inspired by Claude Debussy's music)