Friday, January 26, 2007

Poetry Me

Line of fire
Originally uploaded by robpatrick.

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~Poetry Me~

I dived
To reach core of fire
Burning heat
With revolving lava
That keeps the earth together
But for me
I wanted to be
Face to face with poetry
To ask it
Why does it tremble?
The world that I'm in
As I plunged
Into the water of my soul
Tasting the burns of heat and cold
On the edge of poetry flame
I uttered two precious words
"Poetry Me"
My soul was so taken back
Hearing my pleading heart
But then I continued to urge
For the poetry flame
To even love me more
At every poetry touch
Escalating my being high
Then with swift of its reach
In countless brush
With electrifying fire
To poetry me endlessly

Copyright 2007 Nasra Al Adawi

The photo above belongs to robpatrick.



Anonymous LyricHut said...


Another beautiful poem! You are truely blessed with the gift of poetry.

10:24 AM  
Blogger Idi said...

Well, I am fine - I like the last two poems - I have to take courage to study more and enough to succeed

1:13 PM  
Blogger J. Andrew Lockhart said...

very nice! I see that you do use flickr -- I hope you got the e-mail that I sent to you. I was tired when I sent it, so I hope I used the right address. :)

7:09 PM  
Anonymous LyricHut said...

After reading this poem again I am struck by this great line and hook.

"Into the water of my soul
Tasting the burns of heat and cold"

To me these words give essance to the poem in a clear visual picture. BRAVO!


10:10 AM  
Blogger Kai C. said...

may i have your email so i can send you my tribute, please?

12:19 PM  
Blogger gautami tripathy said...

You have said so much in here. Poetry me! Indeed! I fully endorse that.

Thanks for the tribute. I am overwhelmed.

9:23 AM  
Blogger How do we know said...

Dear Nasra: this is REALLY, REALLY nice.. what i love, one more time, is the honesty and the pure passion in the poem. But one extra thing - this time, you have also played with words very well..that, from all the work of yours that I have read so far, is a first.. Congratulations!

10:31 AM  
Blogger "Angeldust" said...

I love the fact you are using "poetry" as a verb!

I love to see/read language molded.

Niiiiice Nasra.
Thank you

4:06 PM  
Anonymous Gangadhar said...'s just beautiful..whenevr i visit your blog..i wont get disappointed..thanks,Nasra..

9:14 PM  
Blogger magiceye said...

A burning story in verse!!!

6:55 AM  
Blogger floots said...

poetry me
says it all
well done

(thanks for looking in)

4:06 AM  
Blogger Angel Feathers Tickle Me said...

"How we feel about ourselves crucially affects virtually every aspect of our experience...from the way we function at work, in love, in sex, to the way we operate as parents, to how high in life we are likely to rise. The dramas of our lives are the reflections of our most private visions of ourselves!"

7:09 PM  
Blogger khushwant Sharma said...

great movement throughout.
simply great.

12:35 AM  
Blogger Kuan Gung said...

Very nice!

7:54 PM  
Blogger Amalendu said...

lovely thought...

10:20 PM  
Blogger [a} said...

Wow Nasra, this is so powerful. The images...of heat and cold...I love it!!

12:11 AM  
Blogger Silent Waves said...

رائع جدا يا نصرة ماشاء الله
very nice, great peom. masha allah

3:03 AM  
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6:00 AM  
Blogger eric1313 said...

This is like a thread made of pure spirit of poetry. We are our art. Our own expression to present to the world.

And in words it's most beautiful to see.

12:14 PM  
Blogger wildflower said...

beautiful words...wonderful template :)

8:49 AM  
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