16.12.15- Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

16.2.15

Do you think the sky will forget Or the angels will misplace A kindness, An unkindness When in its due time Any step Every step Could unlock a heaven or hell of its own When here Now And never Are kingdoms in waiting For their time to come Do you think God will miss-spell a […]

23.5.13- Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

23.5.13.

I didn’t ask for it all I asked for what meant everything The fall doesn’t scare me now It is the height You will dig my dreams out of the earth You will because they are yours too There is an evident lie called truth And you’re not a memory yet

25.12.14 Year of Sorrow
Year of Sorrow

25.12.14

He shivers like a flame Asks me to write a poem That looks like me I spin in riddles Of contempt Like a snake Shedding Forgetting I’m not the same person I was last December I don’t know what I look like anymore

The British Law- Momina Arif's Blog
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The British Law

Behold the British Law, the horse breeder and his reptilian bastards.  May they grow into men. May they know better than fear.  Behold the Shakespearean threat.  Women who tasted freedom and never returned  May they never return.  May they never learn.  Behold the blood that ran blue and tangled you in it’s web  Let it […]

The Tin Man - Momina Arif's Blog
Writing

The Tin Man

… As if it taught me something great, when it only taught me that you break your own heart by listening to it all the time.As if I can live under the shade of that dream forever.

The White Rage- Momina Arif's Blog
Writing

The white rage

I remember all the things that happened to us before we stopped believing. I know that the night-time lights that gather from all over town don’t go up to a better place. There is no better place.