Flowing Ink

United States

enjoy my ever-changing existence through this wondrous world of words

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I hope my writing stirs something in all of you, be it apathy, even hatred in my meaningless messages, or wonder at my sculptures of scripture. Interpret my art however you like.

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Wishes

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you know,
sometimes I pinch the flesh of my thighs
my arms, my stomach, my legs
and wish I could cut off the meat with a pair
of painless scissors,
trim the fat and and slip the scraps
of whatever's left into cheap plastic molds
and hope they fit
sometimes I stare at the multitudes of blemishes across
my face, my chest, my back,
and wish that oh if only
I could peel this damaged skin off my psyche
and...

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Sometimes it's hard being a Muslim, ya know?

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"Romance."
I spit.
The songs, the stories,
the oh- so perfect images
of holding hands and stolen kisses
The grate upon the cage of my soul
to create an unbearable noise
nails screeching across chalkboard, 
all because of rosy girls and boys
who choose potential heartbreak and ruin
over the safety of solitude.
But that safety is cold,
that safety is bitter and 
I understand why that warmth is so tantalizing,
so tempting, the drip of a sweet honey caress ...
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Blood-Right

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I wonder if my ancestors are ashamed
That somehow, in their graves,
their bones sense the aching emptiness
in the blood-marrow that I now posess.

I wonder, if my mother's mother,
who descended from
the Bangladeshi Nawab Jomidaris
of old, an figure who headed an
estate with the grace of the princess
she quite literally was,
a testament to hundreds of years of rich,
bloody, and royal history,
would see my timid nature
with comtempt.

 I wonder if my father's...

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