Isam Hussain

Rookie - 32 Points (8-12-1938 / Iraq)

Isam Hussain Poems

21. The Mystery of Life 5/21/2013
22. The Mendicant 5/21/2013
23. The Man That Never Was 5/21/2013
24. The Lamb 5/21/2013
25. The Jaded Editor 5/21/2013
26. The Illusion of Time 5/21/2013
27. The Gift of Faith 5/21/2013
28. The Fox Laments 5/21/2013
29. The First Christmas 5/21/2013
30. The Eyes of Horus 5/21/2013
31. The Exile 5/21/2013
32. The Encircling Chasm 5/21/2013
33. The Dream Never Dies 5/21/2013
34. The Cloud of Unkowing 5/21/2013
35. The Carouser 5/20/2013
36. The Boy Who Could'nt Weep 5/20/2013
37. The Art of Spin 5/20/2013
38. Sweet Smell of Success 5/20/2013
39. Something in the Heart Abiding 5/20/2013
40. Sleepy Day 5/20/2013

A Game of Bridge

The pack is shuffled and cut,
the dealer gives each his lot.
I sense Hope welling up within,
whispering, “It is your turn to win”.

I pick up my allotted share,
expecting a set good and fair;
a hand I can play with flair.
My Hope is dashed, I despair.

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