Nassy Fesharaki

Veteran Poet - 2,908 Points (Dec 29 / Iran)

After My Garden Grows


In Oscar and Sundance
Megan’s queen; she can dance
But she is simple dumb
To wide world she is blind
“Why marry at sixteen not eighteen? ”
She refers in her voice

In Bengal there’s a lake
Soft water and clean
Dance in breeze
“This is heaven, come and take.”
Their culture
Has remained so simple for God’s sake

Megan went
In her bag camera
In no time she stood tri-pod
And handheld
And as guest and as rich
Royally she was received

Megan too
Like White-Man
Among Blacks, aboriginal Andeans
Tore apart treaties
She abused, enslaved
Her blood infested with virus

Like the church
Politics
“Rape them both back and front”
“Kill Indian in the child”
“Cut their hair and destroy their culture”
“They’re savage”

Monika is destroyed
By Megan (This insane)
She lifted then smashed

Submitted: Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Topic of this poem: social


Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (After My Garden Grows by Nassy Fesharaki )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  4. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  5. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  6. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  7. रंजानाय फैगौ, Ronjoy Brahma
  8. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  9. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost

Poem of the Day

poet Richard Lovelace

Tell me not (Sweet) I am unkind,
That from the nunnery
Of thy chaste breast and quiet mind
To war and arms I fly.

True, a new mistress now I chase,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. Not necessarily, hasmukh amathalal
  2. I embrace my pen, gajanan mishra
  3. Loveless Love, Paul Hartal
  4. But vicinty, hasmukh amathalal
  5. Past Writing, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  6. Still Small Voice, Leong Ming Loong
  7. Gap and divide, hasmukh amathalal
  8. Love Is Hard, Is It Poetry
  9. Mulugkhw..., Swrji Basumatary
  10. Being Entertained By Nature, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
[Hata Bildir]