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The Blackbird - Poem by Jimmy Santiago Baca

The blackbird sits
On a bronchial limb
Ready to
Squeal his guts
Where?
Jimmy Santiago Baca

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Pindaar Ke Khogar Ko Naqaam Bhi Dekho Ge?
Aaghaaz Se Waaqif Ho Anjaam Bhi Dekho Ge?
Rungini-o-Duni

Mein tujhe ko bhool chuka, Lekin aik umar ke baad
Tera kheyal kya tha ke chott ubhar aayi…

I was born in the congo
I walked to the fertile crescent and built
the sphinx
I designed a pyrami

SICKNESS brought me this
Thought, in that scale of his:
Why should I be dismayed
Though flame had

behar-e-ishq main doob k daikh kabhi
jaam-e-mohabbat pee k daikh kabhi

her taraf tera hi aks naz

Mujhe Ab Dar Nahi Lagta
Kisi Ke Door Jane Se,
Taluq Toot Jane Se,
Kisi Ke Maan Jane Se,
Kisi

Kisi Bewafa Ki Khatir Ye Janoon-e-Faraz Kab Tak?
Jo Tumhein Bhula Chuka Hai, Usy Tum Bhi Bhool Jao

We are born with dreams in our hearts,
looking for better days ahead.
At the gates we are given ne

aalam hi aur tha jo shanasaiyon mein tha
jo dip tha nigah ki parchhaiyon mein tha

wo be-panah

So little giv'n at Chapel Door!--
This People doubtless must be poor:
So much at Gaming thrown awa

Yaar To Dhoondte Rehte Hain Mere Aibon Ko
Tum Ho Dushman To Meri Bat Samajh Sakte Ho...

Chand Sanson Ka Khail Baqi Hai
Aur Phir Ap Rony Wale Hain...

Jab koi apki Narazgi ki
parwah kar na chor de...
Tabh samjh jao ki muhabbat
khatam Aur majboor

Bhool Gaye Hain Kuch Log Hamein Is Tarah

Yaqeen Mano Yaqeen Hi Nahi Aata

Tumhari Aankh Mery Dil Se BeSabab BeWajah..

Hue Hai Larrnay Ko Taiyar Dekhty Jao..

Wo Mere Dil K Zakhm Seeny Bhi Nahi Deta

Mad-hosh Bhi Rakhta Hai Peeny Bhi Nahi Deta

Kya Meri W

All that I owe the fellows of the grave
And all the dead bequeathed from pale estates
Lies in the

sun to sahii jahaan main hai teraa fasaanaa kyaa
kahti hai tujh se Khalq-e-Khudaa Gaibanaa kya
zin

Sambhala Hai Hosh Jab Se Muqaddar Sakht Tar Nikla,,
Para Hai Vaasta Jis Se Wohi Teer-o-Tabar Nikla

Ab aa gaye hain aap to aata nahi hai yaad,
Warna kuch hum ko aap se kehna zaroor tha..

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