nadia abduljabbar

Rookie - 99 Points (25/5/1957 / Makkah)

An Apology: To All My Readers Poem by nadia abduljabbar


I apologize to all my readers-
The very young as well
As the elderly ones-
In the whole world: in India,
Pakistan, Britain, Australia,
Syria, Tunisia, Canada,
And The USA,
For not replying
AS FAST AS
I should to thy e mails,
Ideas or comments,
Though happily live I
By thy positive remarks,
Yet the big amount is
Just too much to handle.

And I am weaker than before,
Especially after passing through
Chemo therapy around
Six years ago.
Thanks to God or Allah,
The Creator of the world
Butterflies and Man,
He saved me from the disease;
It was in an early stage.

And the responsibility
Of commenting on thy
Writings is really huge;
To say to someone ‘thy
Writing is good or bad’
And to specify ‘why’,
Is not a simple thing;
As an x university lecturer
I feel the burden of the duty,
And I just can’t take it lightly.

Beside all of this I
Support and care for
Myself and my twenty
Five cats all alone-
Isolation is chosen
By my mind and will-
And the little energy
Left for me after sunset
Or rise,
Is barely enough to write
Or post my poesy.

Jeddah

Submitted: Friday, June 28, 2013
Edited: Friday, June 28, 2013

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

Form:


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?

Poet's Notes about The Poem

28 June,2013

Comments about this poem (An Apology: To All My Readers by nadia abduljabbar )

  • Freshman - 671 Points Abdulla Al-hemaidy (10/2/2014 1:10:00 AM)

    May Allah bless you and gives you healthy long age to share more of your lovely poems & comment. Thanks Ms Nadia my dear friend :) Happy Eid (Adha) for you and all of us :) I wish you a wonderful days. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 291 Points Nasarudheen Parameswaran (6/30/2013 7:31:00 AM)

    Positive thoughts prayer to Allah and namaz mentally will make you healthy. Because, we know we are kinetic energy (soul-Rookh) came from Allah(Potential Energy-Almighty) . We are part of this Universe.The very Ayat Inna ilahi wa inna ilaihi rajivoon evince this idea. May Almighty bless you to write more. (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 3,245 Points Pradip Chattopadhyay (6/28/2013 3:18:00 AM)

    May your pen flow once again. Wish you a quick healing. (Report) Reply

Read all 3 comments »

Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. A Dream Within A Dream
    Edgar Allan Poe
Trending Poets
Trending Poems
  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  5. If, Rudyard Kipling
  6. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  7. Caged Bird, Maya Angelou
  8. Annabel Lee, Edgar Allan Poe
  9. A Dream Within A Dream, Edgar Allan Poe
  10. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
[Hata Bildir]