Biography of Rahman Henry
Poet, Literary Critic, Translator of world Poetry and an author of 14 books of poetry from Bangladesh. Henry is The Editor of a poetry Magazine 'POET TREE'. His book of translated poems: 'Poetry Of Nobel Laureates' (in Bengali) is the first Book ever published in Bengali.
Henry likes to introduce himself as a reader of World Poetry.
Henry composes Ordinary Poems for extraordinary readers.
He is fond of German football, South African cricket and Hindi films...
Rahman Henry's Works:
18 books of poetry (in his native language) .
4 books of Translated Poems.
Rahman Henry Poems
Dynasty Of Arrogance
The night is taken by the rain. Someone came out of the mirror in my lone bedroom and said:
Beauty Is A Light
At times and in some cases Truth can be mixed with Guile and guilt Truth can be manipulated
Struggle For Freedom And Democracy
Bangladesh, a safari for the rulers, Where struggle for freedom and democracy Never ends
The beauty, more covetable than the charm of breasts Of a pretty woman, hidden somewhere in this world Or in the dreams of a poet, yet to come;
Your Greedy Bites
I have a little experience of travelling the world. I even don’t know how to jump And never stood before a waterfall for real But nowadays in my sleep
When I Found Myself Dead
When I found myself dead in my dream I was of 41 only and 64 is yours You were happy enough to Find a way for remaining crowned till '41
They seem not to stop Piercing continous even the corpse With sharp spears
What Is A Christmas Day To Me
It was A Christmas day And
A Laconic Word
Hopeless days and dreamless nights Go on The wolf in you has dressed a lamb's dress
The Heirs Of Hitler
I'm wondered, How many heirs of Hitler are there?
A Slaughter-House Smiles
Returning from Carnival
Death herself wearing a cute mask
Danced all the night long
And made me dance too!
It's possible to have festivals...
Erasing festivals from thousands of lives
Till now it's possible to have