BEYOND THE ROAD OF LIFE

Beyond the road of life, Roses on both sides, Waving in soft tides, Stairs, wondrous high, Reaching into the sky, Silvery grey, Overlooking a bay, Adjoining gigantic trees, Swaying with every breeze, Creating a marvelous dance, Singing glorious chants, With angelic voices, Creating beautiful melodies. All inhabitants rejoice, Free from all worries. Up the emerald […]

How I dream

To the Younger Generations, May you accomplish what we have failed to do. How I dream old friend, Of a world that can mend, Broken pure hearts, Reconnecting scattered parts. A world that knows no destruction, But only knows construction. Love seeds sowed all around, Hatred, no longer found. We’re no longer bound, To sorrows […]

Menial Life

Done Fighting By: Ehab Shawky East and West, evil resides all around To its strings most people are bound “Stop it before its spark ignites our lands, Stop it before its winds disable our hands” Our mirrors no longer identify our faces Our spirits are gone without any traces Treason disfigured most people In their […]

Lost Hope

Crushed Heart By: Ehab Shawky   Like a shredded web, Life continues to ebb. Tears falling in the dark, In hearts dull and stark. With pains so stern, With no one to miss or yearn. Strained by people’s cruelty, Over-run by dark reality. A reality full of suffering, Full of waste and plundering. Dragging souls […]

Lost Times

The worst train to miss is the train of life Time doesn’t work backwards Written By: Ehab Shawky Cairo, Egypt In its motion time is like a deep ocean It undulates with high waves & whirls darker than deep caves In its maze we flounder & our souls blaze Unwillingly, we lost our way Blinded, gone […]