Forough Farrokhzad

(5 January 1935 - 14 February 1967 / Tehran)

Forough Farrokhzad Poems

1. Window 12/29/2011
2. To My Sister 12/29/2011
3. The Wedding Band 12/29/2011
4. The Wind Will Take Us Away 12/29/2011
5. Unison 12/29/2011
6. The Wind-Up Doll 12/29/2011
7. Friday* 12/29/2011
8. The Gift 12/29/2011
9. The Wall 12/29/2011
10. I Will Greet The Sun Again 12/29/2011
11. Green Mirage 12/29/2011
12. One Day Ali Told His Mom 12/29/2011
13. Call To Arms 12/29/2011
14. I Feel Little Garden’s Pain 12/29/2011
15. My Beloved 12/29/2011
16. Conquest Of The Garden 12/29/2011
17. Later On 12/29/2011
18. Border Walls 12/29/2011
19. Someone Who Is Like No One 12/29/2011
20. The Captive [ Asir ] 12/29/2011
21. Love Song 12/29/2011
22. Only The Sound Will Last 12/29/2011
23. The Bird Was Just A Bird 12/29/2011
24. The Sin [gonah] 12/29/2011
25. The Bird May Die... 12/29/2011
26. Rebirth 12/29/2011
27. Terrestrial Verses 12/29/2011
28. It Is Only Sound That Remains 12/29/2011
29. Age Seven 12/29/2011
30. Gift 10/9/2010
31. The Wave 12/29/2011
32. Another Birth 12/29/2011
Best Poem of Forough Farrokhzad

Another Birth

A dark and chanted verse is what I am
Forever bearing you
In myself imbued with you
Forth to the morning of eternal burgeonings and blooms
Oh yes I drew you through this verse oh breath
Oh yes I drew you through
This verse and crafted you
To seas to trees to fire I grafted you.

Life may be
A street crossed by a woman with a basket every day
Life may be
Rope for a man who hangs himself from a branch.
Life may be a child coming home from school.
Life may be a cigarette lighting
Up in the narcotic pause between lovemaking and love made
Or the dazed...

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Gift

I speak out of the deep of night
out of the deep of darkness
and out of the deep of night I speak.

If you come to my house, friend
bring me a lamp and a window I can look through
at the crowd in the happy alley.

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