By Amirah ‘Afifah   Hopes are lost, statements unheard Futile mess, heart wrenched   Wincing in pain I tried to … More

Mother Pearl

By Yohanna Abdullah Mother, I value your heart’s gift Your sweet smile, even cynical Still I accept with sincerity Without … More

Beyond Words

By Yohanna Abdullah Some things are beyond words A tear-drop, A longing gaze A heart’s content An incessant fear Some … More

Life is Brief

By Yohanna Abdullah Silver hair is beautiful. It testifies to the wealth of experience and a lifetime of lessons. It … More