On the Wings if Time: a Prayer by Hakim H. Kassim

[tabby title="Poem"] (for my wife, Huda Hassan Osman) As on the wings of time I fly,And pass over the years with no sigh,Winning and losing without a cry,This prayer I make in all try: That I lose not your face...

Not Again by Hakim H. Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] No, I do not, cannot hope tobear,I would not summon my soulfor once again,To be serious in love, and careand dareTo wear its colors and expect toremainsane;For my heart, any heart! canbe 'moved' only once!Thus no more,...

Resolve by Hakim H. Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] We call each other by names,In fact all just rolls on and onwith no aims-- Just the routine heat of ourdaily 'talk;'If it then be that we in harmonyno more 'walk,' Nor with joy together quietlyrejoice,Then, though...