Lord, save this moment.
There's nothing outlandish or
Señor, salva este momento.
Nada tiene de prodigio o milagro
The body of a bird in your mouth
جُثَّةُ طائرٍ بِفَمِكْ
Lately, I haven't attempted poems, or arresting public attention.
I've stopped articulating verses, advancing my words,
Ararta gabayga waayadaan, eeg isma lahayne
Ma aloosin maansooyinkii, aan astayn jiraye
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