The Pearl, Darwish

How can I walk towards my people, towards myself?
How can I walk towards my passion my voice?
How can I ascend?
I am only a river that rejects, surges, blazes;
Overwhelming poetry’s hidden pearl,
Wearing the sun’s suspicion.
-Mahmoud Darwish
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~ by Josh on April 23, 2008.

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