The Mirror

by Partaw Naderi

I have spent a lifetime in the mirrors of exile
busy absorbing my reflection
Listen -
I come from the unending conflicts of wisdom
I have grasped the meaning of nothingness

Kabul
1989

The literal translation of this poem was made by Yama Yari

The final translated version of the poem is by Sarah Maguire

Comments

  1. July 14th, 2010 at 4:18 pm

    liala says:

    it's great thanks,

    i like that peopm.  faboulouse.