Passers Between the Passing Words

Tweet   Passers Between the Passing Words by Palestinian poet Mahmoud Darwish O those who pass between fleeting words carry your names, and be gone Rid our time of your hours, and be gone Steal what you will from the blueness of the sea And... Read more

Poetry about Palestine – Separation

{jcomments on}Tweet   Believe it or not, Palestinians still fall in love, and the most common problem facing couples is forced separation. Since Israel began its illegal occupation of the West Bank and Gaza in 1967, more than 650,000... Read more


“Humiliation” is one of a series of six poems I wrote about being a Palestinian living in exile. This poem describes a journey I took to my home in Palestine across the Jordan River after the six day war that started on the 5th of... Read more