-Expression no. 15. by Hakim Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] (for N___ A____ H____)-REAL LOVE. i see it all over and withyou,all i ever need and want,love so true; i see it in your eyes allaflame--looking at you, inside Iain't the same; maybe minds, Dearest,but hearts know...

-Expression no. 4. by Hakim Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] autumn.dreams, into ideas.windy eves.the far-away look.tree-leaves.dark eves.wuthering heights.firewoods.a world in the yellow.release.warmth.quiet.intimacy.looking.time off.promises new.'we'll see.' [tabby title="Poet Bio"] Born in Mogadishu, Somalia, the poet was raised in a politically prominent family; yet in his early teens, the...

On the Wings of Time by Hakim Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] (for my wife, Huda)As on the wings of time, I fly,And pass over the yearswith no sigh,Winning and losingwith no cry,This prayer I make and try: That I lose not your facenight and day,And find you by...

I See You, Darling by Hakim Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] "Omnia vincit amor."                             -Virgil. I see vast seas asleep    in your eyes;And your mere    smiles pour joy      into my heart,I see in you a blessed    beauty unknown      up till now!     I in my heart see you    as the promise of      a new day,And see...

A Good-bye Hurts by Hakim Kassim

[tabby title="Poet Bio"] "To part at last without kiss,Beside the haystack in thefloods."-William Morris. I cannot give you reasonsenough,I do not myself understand The loud lover, praying insin,Or the pain of those whosin in prayer. A good-bye hurts a hundredtimes...