Zafia Izhar


Far Away From Home - Poem by Zafia Izhar

(Living in a distant land away far away from the near and dear ones, this creation of mine is just a small wish from GOD)

Thou, make a bird with two tiny wings
Freedom I can wear with a melody sing
I will fly from this end to that end
And will come back after kissing my land and friend

Thou, make me the moon of the moonlit night
So that I can shine with my clear bright light
I will lend my friends the ladder of my beam
And, then we all will play the meeting game

Thou, make me a cloud of the cloudest sky
So that I can fall on some waiting eyes
They must be holding their hand in front of you for a mere demand
And, as a droplet I want to fall in their wanting hand


Comments about Far Away From Home by Zafia Izhar

  • Sulaiman Mohd Yusof (4/3/2008 8:15:00 AM)

    i feel like home....when i read your works............ (Report)Reply

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  • (8/12/2005 3:32:00 PM)

    a very sweet ending line, I totally enjoy the droplet image. (Report)Reply

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  • (8/10/2005 3:41:00 PM)

    Beautiful words. A beautiful, sweet & gentle poem that tells of loved ones far away. Keep up the good work. (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 1, 2005



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