Fatima Nusairat

Rookie - 853 Points (Jordan)

Dear father


My father, oh, my father

Do not go in silence
Say something!
I feel it on your lips
Say it!

Say it! Say something!
Do not disappear in dumbness
Let it go!
I am in the air in your lungs
Say it!

Do not close your eyelids
Look at me!
I see myself in the waves in your eyes
Say it!

Delay your absence
Look at me and hold me
Like the shadow in your wings

Submitted: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, September 25, 2013

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 (Dear father by Fatima Nusairat )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  3. Alone, Edgar Allan Poe
  4. Sciences Take xx xxx xx Original .., Lee Mack
  5. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  6. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  7. If, Rudyard Kipling
  8. Nothing Gold Can Stay, Robert Frost
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening, Robert Frost
  10. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou

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. I let myself, Elena Ioannou
  2. Love Is Hard, Is It Poetry
  3. Broken Waves, Pintu Mahakul
  4. PH: Poetry Writing: In Poetry, Brian Johnston
  5. Moving Out, Adriana Avila
  6. The Main Ingredient, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  7. Missing From Action, Lawrence S. Pertillar
  8. 12 Poems (English) from the Poetry Hat, sheena blackhall
  9. Owl & Handbag, sheena blackhall
  10. Lighthouse, sheena blackhall
[Hata Bildir]