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:
'I want to stay awake with you! '
It is dark outside and flooding insane.
The high ambition is down to the knee
And a dynasty of arrogance is diminished
like a straw going down the stream.
* Translated from original (Bengali) to English by RAZIA SULTANA
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