Atef Ayadi


An Eye, An Island, And One Survived Poem - Poem by Atef Ayadi

The sunlight,
An unyielding blue sky,
The drowsiness of saltiness of the sea,
And
My skin, my lips, and guts in a bottle of water.

The wild darkness of the night,
The cold thorny hair pushing against my skin,
The Northern light, and
A fainted form of ice

Arouse me
And take my life.

Her eye is
Still and island
That catches both
Me and The sea.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, June 17, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 12, 2011


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