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Why The Caller Lacked The Identity...To Muster The Courage In The Phone To Speak?

Lill-Maqrut tal-Belt Il-venda tal-Belt li tant rajnieh jixjieħ qed jinbidel, imma żgur m’hinix se ninsieħ għajjat, storbju u ftit kenn xi mitt darba stennejt tal-linja hemm. U issa li sa fl-aħħar ser jnaddfuħ qed nikkontempla kif kien, fuq fuq p...

by Nobody Nose

added by anonymous
8 days ago
It wasn't

meant to be. Don't cry, it's ok baby. Please don't be upset with me. Just don't cry - don't be upset. I wish you happiness...much happiness! Te sarut....iubire neimplinita... Te sarut...

by Nobody Nose

added by anonymous
8 days ago
Egypt is the gift of the Nile !

Herodotus deceived us when he said : "Egypt is the gift of the Nile !" No : It is the gift of the Nile and Egyptians! Many nations had lived along the Nile were forgotten by time and buried by years! Egypt has the best soldiers on Ear...

by Hassan Hegazy Hassan

added by Hegazyhhh
8 days ago
And if your name was Sarah...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=32ScTb6_KHg

by Nobody Nose

added by anonymous
9 days ago
Time Dispelled

Always is a long, long time, today is longer still The beginning of what can never end, consciousness distills Tomorrow is the shortest time, when looked at from today And yesterday no time at all, whose notion drifts away Never is all time de...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
9 days ago
What Death Denies

The artist dies again and again, but his art does not Bringing new life to the ages, turning his back on time The artist cannot last, but his genius can Living inside the spirit —of what death denies (Dreamsleep: March, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
9 days ago
The Devil's Son

Off in the distance, he was whispering my name What started as a rumor, audible and plain My parking meter empty, the hour glass had run What life only borrowed, reclaimed—the devil’s son (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
9 days ago
...Period(".")

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lrpXArn3hII https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=snsTmi9N9Gs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YG9otasNmxI

by Nobody Nose

added by anonymous
9 days ago
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lrpXArn3hII https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=snsTmi9N9Gs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5bor50oTVZE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cd_Fdly3rX8

by Nobody Nose

added by anonymous
9 days ago
The Drought Season

O my stranger Who understand the pain They do not cause the pain They do not mask themselves To create the wall Of the doubts and confusion The healer heals the pain But not cause the pain The people of prayer stay, Carrying the sentence By the wo...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
9 days ago
I Do Not Believe

She met me At the first time She was direct in love With me I was her dream Her heart Her soul Her world She had been saying me From many years She became crazy She could not live Without me She held me She took me in arms She kissed me Did all th...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
9 days ago
Death In Bloom

It was the 3rd day of the battle, and thousands lay dying or dead Lining the edge of the smoke and chaos, the roses and daisies were spread The screams in the night were ungodly, sounds of cannon fire ruling the day With blue and grey bleeding...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
9 days ago
Abbreviation

Abbreviation By : Ahmed Fadl Shablol Translated by : Hassan Hegazy Hassan Egypt ///////// My body abbreviates the vision Getting high over the hell of the world across his red rays ... Turned to be a symbol for things .. Untying a univers...

by Ahmed Fadl Shablol

added by Hegazyhhh
10 days ago

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