Monzer Masri

Rookie (27-5-1949 / Latakia- Syria)

Biography of Monzer Masri

Monzer Masri poet

Born, lived, wrote, loved..and so near to death!

been in a very few places.. Kavala, Diar baker, Lodeve...Paris.. and Londen latly... to read poetry..

My favorite place is Beirut..

Monzer Masri's Works:

1- Hard Hopes- 1976
2- people.date.and places - 1979
3- I warned you with a white Dove - with Maram Masri & Mohammad Saideh
4- A vase shaped as a fist.1997
5- Tea is not slow.2004
6- The first four collections: (Hard Hopes + people. date. and places+ BE my tender+a special invitation to everybody) .2006
7- It's hard to create a summer.2008

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P-E-O-P-L-E

Don't say such trash about people!
What are you without people!
Put what I say now,
Like a humming insect, in your middle ear:
You're nothing without people
Thousands years ago,
They shaped spears, set traps,
Hunted, killed,
Turned to caves, set fire,

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