poet Rosa Jamali

Rosa Jamali

The Flintstone(Translated From Original Persian To English)

Block No.1:
A whole nation has created the kindling
Which owes you desperately
But it hasn’t been specified
Whether it’s the flint stone
Or A fire storm?

Block No.2:
A piece of my happiness is in debt with the flint stone
You’ve turned to the rocks
But it’s for the flint stone.


Block No.3:
I’m in debt with the flint stone
The whole world is in debt with the flint stone


Block No.4:
It has cast a spell
For all your desires
Behind the railing.

Block No.5:
I’m the mother of this flint stone
I’ve nourished it
I’ve shed tears on it
If the world is on fire
I’m the one to blame.


Block No.6:
I’ve betrayed the heaven above
God is disabled by it.


Block No.7:
And since then people have taken the vow of silence, …

'Dating Noah’s Son'/ 'Making coffee to Run a Crime Story' / Translated from Original Persian to English by the Author: Rosa Jamali

Topic(s) of this poem: war

Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 31, 2008
Poem Edited: Sunday, March 8, 2015

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Comments about The Flintstone(Translated From Original Persian To English) by Rosa Jamali

  • Kee Thampi (6/3/2008 2:15:00 AM)

    stature of a real modern poem
    I'm the mother of this flintstone
    I've nourished it
    I've shed tears on it
    If the world is on fire,
    It's my guilt.

    good to read

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  • _____________________________________ - (6/2/2008 10:16:00 PM)

    OMG! ! Rosa I don't even have to tell you that this form is mesmerizing and I'm stealing it

    Chakar-e-tum

    Rehan

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