How Long Shall I Long For You O My Beloved!

Tired of dreaming of youMy eyes were about to shutYet you appeared from afarBright and beautiful as everNor could I get you, neither my fingers could caress your beingBut for my eyes your appearance was a feastIn a bevy of twinkling starsYour serene brightness was warming the surroundingI beheld you with my heart and eyeslooked […]

Who We Are

Of dust and waterThis creation isWho we areNothing but dustWet with waterIt takes shape..In a fire of loveIt is bakedSome become gloriousPellucid a few may lookAnd someTurn to ashScattered in the airAimlesslyWho we areThe gloriousOr the pellucid oneOr just ash in the airWho we are!! The conundrum ofBeginning and endIs creating chaos within the soulOne […]

Stories of my pen for yesterday, today and tomorrow!

When the rays of hope were penetrating into the hearts,And fog of slavery was shattering in the sky,It was the time when I saw revolution hovering over the horizon.Astounding it was.” “Dancing hope in the air,Bedecked countenance with the glory of freedom, Hoisting everywhere,Flags of enthusiasm weaved with silver threads,Songs of joy and bliss kneaded […]

Salute To The Martyr Of Truth Arshad Sharif Shaheed!

From 200 metres away a sharp bullet hit your head, took your life and left you a martyr and filled the nation’s eyes with tears. The embodiment of courage in the face of oppression you were. You fight the greatest fight____you spoke up the truth before tyrants. They cut your hands, they made your tongue […]

No prose can better you, O! Poem of heavens

Delicate and fragile Soft and elegant you are The sun shines on your heart And the moon radiates on your countenance The bevy of stars yearns to rendezvous with And pleasant breeze of the east flutters around you The centre of every attraction you are my dear But you paid a great price for everything […]

The Hundred Word Eulogy

The Hundred-word Eulogy, known in Chinese as 百字讃 or baizizan, is a 100-character poem in praise of Islam and the Prophet Muhammadﷺ.Written by the Hongwu Emperor in the mid-1300s the founding emperor of the Ming Dynasty in China who ruled from 1368 to 1398. His Hundred-word Eulogy, in praise of Islam and the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ, […]

A letter to my beloved country 🇵🇰

My dearest country, may Allah shower His countless blessings upon you! Am writing this letter with a rather heavy heart. Tears are welling in my eyes and my words have stuck in my heart. This is your 75th birthday; a diamond jubilee we are celebrating, but before my eyes a film is being played: of […]

A Painting In Progress

On a twisted canvas of life a painting is in  progress Basic sketch is done with beautiful undertone A portrait of someone who is looking into the mirror of life; It is you, it is me, it is everyone of us; looking into the mirror for a self portrait There are several colours on a […]

Her Real Wings Were Within Her Tiny Heart..

Incarcerated within the concrete wallsThere was a little swallowTiny and fragile, just like an eensy sapling sprouting from the hard shell.Her little claws were fetteredHer wings were chainedThe gloomy walls were intimidate her.Oblivious and bleak the surrounding was. But her heart; tiny and soft, was beating with hopeYet, uncouth sorrow permeating within the concrete walls,Piercing […]

Imagination! Mightier Than Knowledge..

Imagination! the way of the heart, Opens the eye of certainty and takes the being to the realm where the truth of certainty rules, Imagination! Gives wings to feeble arms, takes the being to the skies where rule the birds, Breaking all the barriers stymie the growth and let the being amble in the heaven […]